Weak mag. 2.4 earthquake - Loilem District, 59 km east of Taunggyi, Shan State, Myanmar (Burma), on Sunday, 7 Feb 2021 5:36 am (GMT +6:30) -

Weak mag. 2.4 earthquake - Loilem District, 59 km east of Taunggyi, Shan State, Myanmar (Burma), on Sunday, 7 Feb 2021 5:36 am (GMT +6:30)

Weak magnitude 2.4 earthquake at 5 km depth

7 Feb 00:08 UTC: First to report: TMD after 1 hour and 2 minutes.
Date & time: 6 Feb 2021 23:06:02 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: Sunday, 7 Feb 2021 5:36 am (GMT +6:30)
Magnitude: 2.4
Depth: 5.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 20.97°N / 97.57°E (Shan State, Myanmar (Burma))
Nearest volcano: Popa (241 km / 150 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
59 km (37 mi) ENE of Taunggyi (pop: 160,100) --> See nearby quakes!
160 km (100 mi) ENE of Yamethin (Mandalay) (pop: 59,900) --> See nearby quakes!
165 km (102 mi) ESE of Kyaukse (Mandalay) (pop: 50,500) --> See nearby quakes!
165 km (103 mi) SE of Pyin Oo Lwin (Mandalay) (pop: 117,300) --> See nearby quakes!
178 km (111 mi) E of Meiktila (Mandalay) (pop: 177,400) --> See nearby quakes!
190 km (118 mi) SE of Mandalay (pop: 1,208,100) --> See nearby quakes!
193 km (120 mi) ESE of Sagaing (pop: 78,700) --> See nearby quakes!
197 km (123 mi) NE of Pyinmana (Nay Pyi Taw) (pop: 97,400) --> See nearby quakes!
203 km (126 mi) NE of Nay Pyi Taw (pop: 925,000) --> See nearby quakes!
263 km (163 mi) SE of Shwebo (Sagain) (pop: 88,900) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: TMD (Earthquake Observation Division of Thailand)
Estimated released energy: 2.5 x 108 joules (69.8 kilowatt hours) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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2.45 kmMyanmar, Myanmar (Burma)TMD

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