A light earthquake magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, 30 kilometers (19 miles) from Monywa in Myanmar. The temblor was picked up at 10:10:13 / 10:10 am (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude 94.9061° East, latitude 21.9396° North, depth = 122.4 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 122.4 km (76 miles) below the earth’s surface. All ids that are associated to the event: us7000ac71. Unique identifier: us7000ac71. Exact time and date of earthquake 21/06/20 / 2020-06-21 10:10:13 / June 21, 2020 @ 10:10 am UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Myingyan, Pakokku, Monywa (min 5000 pop). Close country/countries that might be effected, Myanmar (c. 53 414 000 pop). Earthquake epicenter was 30 km (19 miles) from Monywa (c. 182 000 pop), 73 km (45 miles) from Myingyan (c. 141 700 pop), 70 km (43 miles) from Pakokku (c. 126 900 pop).
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 30 km SW of Monywa, Myanmar. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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