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Moderate mag. 5.9 earthquake - Myanmar on Thursday, 11 January 2018 - information

Moderate mag. 5.9 earthquake - Myanmar on Thursday, 11 January 2018

Moderate mag. 5.9 earthquake  - Myanmar on Thursday, 11 January 2018
Date & time: Thu, 11 Jan 18:26:24 UTC
Magnitude: 5.9
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 18.39°N / 96.06°E
Nearest volcano: Popa (294 km)
Primary data source: GFZ
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource

shake map
(shakemap: USGS)
"I felt it" reports:
Yangon / MMI III (Weak shaking): Woke to feel bed rocking and in the dark heard neighbour's wind chimes ringing. Repeated a short time later. Rico ng of bed felt like being on a boat lapped by small waves. Quite pleasant not scary in Yangon on 2nd floor. Those on 11th floor felt more serious effects.
Chiang Mai (310.6 km E from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
(315.1 km E from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking) (via app)
chiang mai / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Chiang Mai / MMI V (Moderate shaking): It is my second time in 2 years i felt this. This one was the worst.
Dhaka (845 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking) (via app)
(168.9 km S from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking) (via app)
(177.7 km S from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking) (via app)
Yangon , down town area , 13th floor / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Phyu / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
Phyu / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Shaking with side wave. Doors are shaking. Water in the tank is moving around
Chiang Mai (295.2 km ENE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking) (via app)
Chiang mai / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Yangon / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
Yangon / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
Yangon / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Chiang Mai...I felt shaking about 15 seconds (312.7 km E from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking) (via app)
Ahlone Kyimyindie / MMI VII (Very strong shaking)
Puzuntaung township Yangon myanmar / MMI III (Weak shaking)
(316.1 km E from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking) (via app)
Yangon (Myanmar (Burma)) (178 km S from epicenter)(no details): We felt slightly from Yangon. (via EMSC)
Chiang Mai (Thailand) (296 km E from epicenter)(no details): I was sleeping and it woke me up. I heard the roof shaking. (via EMSC)
(Myanmar) (186 km S from epicenter)(no details): I was live in 6th floor and bedding is shaking and dizzy. (via EMSC)
(Myanmar (Burma)) (150 km S from epicenter)(no details): When I laying in my bed and I feel it (via EMSC)
(Myanmar) (55 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Felt within a few seconds. (via EMSC)
Pyu (Myanmar (Burma)) (26 km E from epicenter)(no details): After Earthquak i feel dizziness (via EMSC)
(Thailand) (298 km E from epicenter)(no details): Lasted about 5 seconds. Felt bed and building moved. On the 3rd floor of a hotel (via EMSC)
Chiang Mai (Thailand) (297 km E from epicenter)(no details): The wall and bed trembled and vibrated (via EMSC)
Chiang Mai (Thailand) (296 km E from epicenter)(no details): Felt in Chiangmai on 8th floor (via EMSC)
Yangon (Myanmar (Burma)) (187 km S from epicenter)(no details): I felt shaking!! (via EMSC)
Yangon (Myanmar (Burma)) (180 km S from epicenter)(no details): Could feel shaking on 16th floor (via EMSC)
Yangon (Myanmar (Burma)) (180 km S from epicenter)(no details): Myanmar government is not prepared for natural disasters (via EMSC)
Yangon (Myanmar (Burma)) (180 km S from epicenter)(no details): Felt the vibration for about 30 secs. Somewhat dizzy. (via EMSC)
Yangon (Myanmar (Burma)) (180 km S from epicenter)(no details): A little bit long. 3 times (via EMSC)
Yangon (Myanmar (Burma)) (180 km S from epicenter)(no details): Shaking (via EMSC)
Yangon (Myanmar (Burma)) (180 km S from epicenter)(no details): I felt vibration while talking with friendsat 6th floor. (via EMSC)
(Myanmar) (121 km SW from epicenter)(no details): After I feel dizzy (via EMSC)
Yangon (Myanmar (Burma)) (183 km S from epicenter)(no details): Felt at Yangon (via EMSC)
Yangon (Myanmar (Burma)) (181 km S from epicenter)(no details): On 7th floor can feel the build shaking (via EMSC)
Earthquakes in same area up to 1 year afterwards (likely aftershocks)
TimeMag. / DepthDistanceLocation
Thu, 11 Jan
Thu, 11 Jan 18:38 UTCM 5.2 / 10 km - [info] (282 km)Myanmar
[Map]
GFZ
Yangon (Myanmar (Burma)) (178 km S from epicenter)(no details): We felt Earthquake (via EMSC)
Pegu (Myanmar) (131 km S from epicenter)(no details): OMG!! All of my friends are posted "that is too bad " on facebook ... but i dunno (via EMSC)
Thu, 11 Jan 18:43 UTCM 5.2 / 10 km - [info] (302 km)Myanmar[Map]GFZ
Thu, 11 Jan 20:08 UTCM 4.6 / 10 km - [info] (280 km)- 33km W of Pyu, Burma[Map]USGS
Thu, 11 Jan 22:30 UTCM 4.3 / 10 km - [info] (301 km)- 43km WSW of Pyu, Burma[Map]USGS
Fri, 12 Jan
Fri, 12 Jan 04:16 UTCM 4.4 / 29.1 km - [info] (285 km)- 32km W of Pyu, Burma[Map]USGS
Fri, 12 Jan 15:23 UTCM 4.9 / 10 km - [info] (281 km)Myanmar[Map]GFZ
Sat, 13 Jan
Sat, 13 Jan 23:29 UTCM 4.6 / 10 km - [info] (300 km)- 37km WSW of Pyu, Burma[Map]USGS
Sun, 14 Jan
Sun, 14 Jan 17:49 UTCM 4.7 / 10 km - [info] (305 km)- 42km WSW of Pyu, Burma[Map]USGS
Mon, 22 Jan
Mon, 22 Jan 07:37 UTCM 4.7 / 10 km - [info] (304 km)- 39km WSW of Pyu, Burma[Map]USGS
Mon, 5 Feb
Mon, 5 Feb 16:55 UTCM 4.9 / 10 km - [info] (316 km)Myanmar[Map]GFZ
Wed, 7 Feb
Wed, 7 Feb 16:38 UTCM 4.1 / 10 km - [info] (321 km)- 45km SW of Pyu, Burma[Map]USGS
Fri, 9 Feb
Fri, 9 Feb 04:41 UTCM 4.2 / 28.7 km - [info] (317 km)- 109km W of Myanaung, Burma[Map]USGS
Wed, 14 Feb
Wed, 14 Feb 07:14 UTCM 4.7 / 80 km - [info] (247 km)MYANMAR[Map]EMSC
Sun, 4 Mar
Sun, 4 Mar 10:48 UTCM 5.0 / 10 km - [info] (290 km)Myanmar[Map]GFZ
Sat, 17 Mar
Sat, 17 Mar 19:59 UTCM 5.0 / 10 km - [info] (300 km)Myanmar[Map]GFZ
Fri, 20 Apr
Fri, 20 Apr 04:16 UTCM 4.8 / 10 km - [info] (289 km)Myanmar[Map]GFZ
Fri, 20 Apr 22:29 UTCM 5.0 / 10 km - [info] (298 km)Myanmar[Map]GFZ
Sat, 21 Apr
Sat, 21 Apr 22:41 UTCM 4.6 / 10 km - [info] (293 km)Myanmar[Map]GFZ
Sun, 22 Apr
Sun, 22 Apr 18:31 UTCM 5.0 / 10 km - [info] (298 km)Myanmar[Map]GFZ
Tue, 24 Apr
Tue, 24 Apr 12:23 UTCM 4.6 / 10 km - [info] (291 km)Myanmar[Map]GFZ
Sun, 27 May
Sun, 27 May 18:16 UTCM 3.5 / 10 km - [info] (474 km) MYANMAR
[Map]
EMSC
Sun, 17 Jun
Sun, 17 Jun 13:21 UTCM 4.7 / 10 km - [info] (303 km)Myanmar
[Map]
GFZ
Yangon / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
(157.4 km S from epicenter) / MMI II (Very weak shaking) (via app)
(Myanmar) (163 km S from epicenter)(no details): I feel earthquark (via EMSC)
(Myanmar) (158 km S from epicenter)(no details): Feel it (via EMSC)
Thanlyin (Myanmar (Burma)) (168 km S from epicenter)(no details): 6th floor wobbled and felt light headed. Not strong a gentle sway... (via EMSC)
Read all reports
Sun, 17 Jun 13:42 UTCM 4.6 / 24.1 km - [info] (298 km)- 28km WSW of Pyu, Burma
[Map]
USGS
Falakata (1155.7 km NW from epicenter) / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Fri, 13 Jul
Fri, 13 Jul 12:07 UTCM 4.7 / 10 km - [info] (221 km)- 39km WNW of Prome, Burma
[Map]
USGS
burma / MMI IX (Violent shaking): it was shaken i love being shaken it make me feeeel gooooooooood. yaaaaaa I enjoyed it so much it plesured my baaaady
Wed, 25 Jul
Wed, 25 Jul 14:23 UTCM 4.5 / 10 km - [info] (250 km) MYANMAR
[Map]
EMSC
(176.8 km SW from epicenter) / not felt (via app)
Thu, 20 Sep
Thu, 20 Sep 15:41 UTCM 4.1 / 10 km - [info] (412 km) MYANMAR
[Map]
EMSC
Wed, 10 Oct
Wed, 10 Oct 10:28 UTCM 5.2 / 11 km - [info] (210 km)Myanmar
I FELT IT
[Map]
GFZ
Janakpur (1299.4 km NW from epicenter) / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Suddenly shaking...
Huntington Beach, CA / MMI II (Very weak shaking): I was lying in bed and I felt my bed shake, heard the house rumble and heard the wall my headboard is against creak. I thought my roommate had done something so I got out of bed and discovered I was home alone. Thought that it must’ve been an earthquake.
(Myanmar) (93 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Fell shaking tables, two times within one minute (via EMSC)

 

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