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M 6 in Myanmar on 11 Jan 2018 18:26 UTC
GDACS Event Report - Summary

Summary

This earthquake can have a low humanitarian impact based on the Magnitude and the affected population and their vulnerability.

  • Earthquake Magnitude: 6.0M
  • Depth: 10 Km
  • Event Date: 11 Jan 2018 18:26 UTC
  • Exposed Population: 4190000 people within 100km
  • Inserted at: 11 Jan 2018 19:47 UTC
  • INFORM Coping capacity of the alert score: 6.4 (MMR)

References

Known identifiers for this event: us2000cifa (neicid)

Latest media headlines

Articles: 181 | About casualties: 7 | Last hour: 0

Fifteen earthquakes hit Myanmar in two weeks: official
Sat, 13 Jan 2018 11:45:00 +0100   elevenmyanmar (en)

A total of 15 earthquakes, including the January 12 shallow 6.0-magnitude quake, have struck around Phyu, a town in Taungoo District, Bago Region within two weeks, says Dr Yin Myo Htwe, deputy director from the Department of Meteorology and Hydrology (DMH). “Until now from January 1, many earthquakes were recorded.

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3.9-magnitude earthquake hits small town in Myanmar's Yangon
Sat, 13 Jan 2018 11:05:00 +0100   xinhuanet_en (en)

YANGON, Jan. 13 (Xinhua) -- A 3.9-magnitude earthquake hit Htantabin town in Myanmar's Yangon region on Saturday afternoon, according to a press release from the Meteorology and Hydrology Department. The earthquake struck at 02:49:52 p.m. local time. The epicenter was 3.2 km southeast of Htantabin. Meanwhile, an earthquake of 6.

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3.9-magnitude earthquake hits small town in Myanmar's Yangon
Sat, 13 Jan 2018 11:04:00 +0100   nampa (en)

. Contributed by NAMPA / Xinhua. YANGON, Jan. 13 (Xinhua) -- A 3.9-magnitude earthquake hit Htantabin town in Myanmar's Yangon region on Saturday afternoon, according to a press release from the Meteorology and Hydrology Department. The earthquake struck at 02:49:52 p.m. local time. The epicenter was 3.

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Estimated casualties (PAGER)

USGS estimates the number of casualties for each earthquake for the Prompt Assessment of Global Earthquakes for Response (PAGER) product. The graph shows the current fatalities estimate.

USGS estimates the number of casualties for each earthquake for the Prompt Assessment of Global Earthquakes for Response (PAGER) product. The graph shows the current fatalities estimate.

Data, images, links, services and documents

For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: EMM (1), JRC (64), (2), NEIC (5), OCHA (1), INGV (1), WMO (1), USGS (6), INFORM (2),

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