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M 4.7 in Myanmar on 18 Apr 2017 09:13 UTC
GDACS Event Report - Summary


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

  • Earthquake Magnitude: 4.7M
  • Depth: 10 Km
  • Event Date: 18 Apr 2017 09:13 UTC
  • Exposed Population: 1460803 people within 100km
  • Inserted at: 18 Apr 2017 09:45 UTC


Known identifiers for this event: us10008ijh (neicid)

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Articles: 69 | About casualties: 3 | Last hour: 0

Mae Sai Residents Awakened by 4.7 Earthquake Near Tachileik Myanmar
Wed, 19 Apr 2017 15:58:00 +0200   chiangraitimes (en)

CHIANG RAI – The National Disaster Warning Centre reported Tuesday that an earthquake measuring 5.1 on the Richter scale hit Myanmar about 39 kilometres northeast of Mae Sai district on Tuesday afternoon. Residents Ban Muang Daeng Village said that the quake that was about two kilometres deep, awoke....

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For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: NEIC (8), EMM (1), JRC (60), (2), OCHA (1), INGV (1), WMO (1), USGS (2), INFORM (2),

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