A light earthquake with magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) was reported 75 kilometers (47 miles) from Mawlaik in Myanmar on Thursday. Exact location of earthquake, 94.4789° East, 22.9672° North, depth 102.86 km. Event id: us6000dj5j. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000dj5j. The 4.4-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 08:04:50 / 8:04 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 11/02/21 / 2021-02-11 08:04:50 / February 11, 2021 @ 8:04 am. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 102.86 km (64 miles).
Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Falam, Mawlaik (min 5000 pop). Nearby country/countries that might be effected, Myanmar (c. 53 414 000 pop). Epicenter of the earthquake was 75 km (47 miles) from Mawlaik (c. 44 500 pop), 82 km (51 miles) from Falam (c. 5 400 pop).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days seventeen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 75 km S of Mawlaik, Myanmar. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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