Mag. 4.5 earthquake - 39 km northwest of Sainyabuli, Xayaboury, Xaignabouli, Laos, on Thursday, 21 November 2019 at 01:14 (GMT) -

This quake was likely an aftershock of the 6.0 quake 49 km northwest of Sainyabuli, Xayaboury, Xaignabouli, Laos, 20 November 2019 23:50 GMT, which had occurred 1 hour and 24 minutes earlier.
Mag. 4.5 earthquake  - 39 km northwest of Sainyabuli, Xayaboury, Xaignabouli, Laos, on Thursday, 21 November 2019 at 01:14 (GMT)

Light magnitude 4.5 earthquake at 10 km depth

21 Nov 01:36 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 21 minutes.
Nov 21 02:20: Magnitude recalculated from 4.4 to 4.5.
Date & time: 21 Nov 2019 01:14:43 UTC -
Magnitude: 4.5
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 19.4°N / 101.37°E (Xaignabouli, Laos)
Nearby towns and cities:
39 km (24 mi) WNW of Sainyabuli (Xayaboury, Xiagnabouli) (pop: 13,500) --> See nearby quakes!
55 km (34 mi) ENE of Chiang Klang (Thailand) (pop: 13,200) --> See nearby quakes!
93 km (57 mi) NE of Nan (Thailand) (pop: 24,700) --> See nearby quakes!
97 km (60 mi) SW of Luang Prabang (Louangphabang) (pop: 47,400) --> See nearby quakes!
125 km (78 mi) WNW of Vang Vieng (Vientiane) (pop: 25,000) --> See nearby quakes!
147 km (91 mi) E of Dok Kham Tai (Phayao, Thailand) (pop: 23,800) --> See nearby quakes!
157 km (98 mi) SSW of Muang Xay (Muang Xai, Oudômxai) (pop: 25,000) --> See nearby quakes!
171 km (106 mi) ESE of Chiang Rai (Thailand) (pop: 78,800) --> See nearby quakes!
191 km (119 mi) W of Muang Phônsavan (Xiangkhoang) (pop: 37,500) --> See nearby quakes!
205 km (128 mi) NW of Vientiane (Vientiane Prefecture) (pop: 196,700) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 3.5 x 1011 joules (98.6 megawatt hours, equivalent to 84.8 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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M 4.510 kmLaosEMSC
M 4.510 km35km NE of Bo Kluea, Thailand (Laos)USGS

User reports for this quake (3)

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Bangkok. Sukhumvit 23 / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Xayabury,Laos / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : The first tremor was around 4:00 Am. The bed, the table and everything thing in the room was shaking for about 15 seconds. The second one came again at 7:00am with relatively high shake and was scary. No casualties so far
Klonsan, Thailand / Weak shaking (MMI III) : light swaying of condo building
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Mag. 4.5 earthquake - 39 km northwest of Sainyabuli, Xayaboury, Xaignabouli, Laos, on Thursday, 21 November 2019 at 01:14 (GMT)
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