Myanmar earthquake list

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The list below shows the last earthquakes in Myanmar (former Burma)

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Label info
: M = magnitude, D = depth (km), Time = UTC – Myanmar time = UTC +6:30
SRC Location UTC Date/time M D INFO
EMSC Myanmar-india Border Region Jan 20 10:06 4.2 85 MAP I Felt It INFO
GEOFON Myanmar-india Border Region Jan 18 02:03 4.5 92 MAP I Felt It
EMSC Myanmar-india Border Region Jan 18 02:03 4.5 89 MAP I Felt It INFO
EMSC Myanmar-india Border Region Jan 16 11:23 4.1 103 MAP I Felt It INFO
  • Ranaghat - I was sitting on my bed. The whole bed slightly rocked for about 3 seconds. Most of the people I asked did not feel it or just thought they had felt dizzy.
  • EMSC Myanmar Jan 14 17:49 4.7 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Myanmar Jan 13 23:29 4.6 2 MAP I Felt It
    GEOFON Myanmar Jan 12 15:23 4.9 10 MAP I Felt It
  • Yangon - Light shaking
  • Yangon - Moderate shaking
  • yangon - Moderate shaking
  • Yangon - Weak shaking
  • EMSC Myanmar Jan 12 15:23 4.8 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Myanmar Jan 12 04:16 4.4 10 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Myanmar Jan 11 22:30 4.3 43 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Myanmar Jan 11 20:08 4.6 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    GEOFON Myanmar Jan 11 18:43 5.2 10 MAP I Felt It
  • yangon - Light shaking
  • Pa Pae - Woke by shakeing- about 30 seconds. Ten minutes later followed by 10 seconds of lighter shaking .
  • Yangon - Moderate shaking of about 2 mins
  • yangon - Very strong shaking
  • Yangon - it was shock.
  • Yangon - Moderate shaking
  • Yangon - Light shaking
  • Chiang mai - The bed, floor and wall were shaking around 01.30 hours am.I checked at the reception and they confirmed earth quack. Dogs were maling lot 9f novice oiutsude
  • GEOFON Myanmar Jan 11 18:43 5.1 10 MAP I Felt It
    GEOFON Myanmar Jan 11 18:38 5.2 10 MAP I Felt It
  • Yangon - 3-4 times shaken. 1st one was the strongest and longest (1:30seconds) 2nd as strong as the first one shaken after about 12minutes. 3rd one was not as strong as the first and second one. It had shaken after about 5 minutes after the second one.
  • Yangon - Weak shaking
  • Taungoo - Strong shaking
  • Yangon - 2-4 seconds two times
  • GEOFON Myanmar Jan 11 18:26 6.0 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
  • Yangon - Moderate shaking
  • Yangon - Light shaking
  • Yangon - Light shaking
  • Bangkok - Just a couple seconds weird shaking, no damage.
  • Yangon - Strong shaking
  • Yangon - Lighting lamps are shaking
  • Yangon - Moderate shaking
  • Yangon - Strong shaking
  • Chiang Mai - Light to moderate shaking. I heard things crashing in my apartment building, but nothing crashed down in my actual apartment.
  • Chiang mai suan bok haad - i think it lasted 5 seconds like a swing in the park, i was in bed felt it move from one side to another... weird
  • Chiang Mai - 5 seconds
  • Chiang Mai - 10-15s and after that about 5s
  • Yangon - Weak shaking
  • Mueang Chiang Mai - shaking lasted 2-3 seconds...nothing damaged
  • Yangon - First wave lasted about 2 min, aftershock still going on
  • Chiang mai - Light shaking
  • Chiang Mai - Felt everything shaking 22 minutes ago, my computer screen, dors and windows rattle. Duration about 20 seconds. Other people in the same building felt it too.
  • CHIANG MAI - Moderate shaking
  • Chiangmai - I woke up cus my bed shaking. When I woke up I could see my room door shaking.
  • Bangkok - Felt like nauseous while laying down. Heard the wall creak rhythmically and a hanging item was swinging for several seconds.
  • GEOFON Myanmar-india Border Region Jan 07 06:47 5.5 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Myanmar Jan 06 22:56 4.1 35 MAP I Felt It
    GEOFON Myanmar Jan 04 15:00 4.6 10 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Myanmar Jan 04 15:00 4.6 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Myanmar-china Border Region Jan 03 21:35 4.6 10 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Myanmar-india Border Region Jan 01 01:03 3.2 32 MAP I Felt It INFO
    GEOFON Myanmar Dec 29 16:19 4.6 71 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Myanmar Dec 29 16:19 4.7 75 MAP I Felt It INFO
    GEOFON Myanmar Dec 28 20:23 5.0 70 MAP I Felt It INFO
    GEOFON Myanmar Dec 23 20:42 4.3 10 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Myanmar Dec 23 20:42 4.3 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Myanmar Dec 23 15:45 4.6 117 MAP I Felt It INFO
    GEOFON Myanmar Dec 03 09:47 4.8 95 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Myanmar Dec 03 09:47 4.7 100 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Myanmar Nov 25 19:29 4.5 62 MAP I Felt It INFO
    GEOFON Myanmar-india Border Region Nov 20 08:48 4.6 90 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Myanmar Nov 20 08:48 4.9 100 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Myanmar-india Border Region Oct 06 04:36 4.2 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Myanmar-india Border Region Oct 06 02:10 3.7 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Myanmar-india Border Region Oct 05 10:25 3.9 66 MAP I Felt It INFO
  • cuttacka - Hardly a second
  • EMSC Myanmar-india Border Region Oct 03 13:48 4.5 80 MAP I Felt It INFO
    GEOFON Myanmar-india Border Region Oct 03 13:48 4.4 65 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Myanmar Oct 02 18:13 4.6 80 MAP I Felt It
    GEOFON Myanmar Oct 02 18:13 4.6 65 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Myanmar-india Border Region Sep 25 10:42 3.3 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
  • Chaugawan - Weak shaking
  • EMSC Myanmar-india Border Region Sep 21 16:34 4.4 82 MAP I Felt It INFO
    GEOFON Myanmar Sep 15 01:36 4.7 31 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Myanmar Sep 15 01:36 4.8 40 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Myanmar-india Border Region Sep 09 14:18 3.2 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Myanmar-india Border Region Aug 27 04:05 3.2 30 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Myanmar-india Border Region Aug 17 07:38 4.6 62 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Myanmar-india Border Region Aug 17 03:52 3.8 60 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Myanmar-india Border Region Aug 11 02:39 4.1 60 MAP I Felt It INFO
    GEOFON Myanmar-india Border Region Aug 02 18:18 5.2 58 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Myanmar-india Border Region Jul 23 21:43 3.5 108 MAP I Felt It INFO

    Data sources courtesy : USGSEMSCGFZGEONET

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    MMI II (Very weak shaking) ?
    People :
    Felt by persons at rest, on upper floors or favorably placed.
    MMI III (Weak shaking) ?
    People :
    Felt indoors; hanging objects may swing, vibration similar to passing of light trucks, duration may be estimated, may not be recognized as an earthquake.
    MMI IV (Light shaking) ?
    People :
    Generally noticed indoors but not outside. Light sleepers may be awakened. Vibration may be likened to the passing of heavy traffic, or to the jolt of a heavy object falling or striking the building.
    Fittings :
    Doors and windows rattle. Glassware and crockery rattle. Liquids in open vessels may be slightly disturbed. Standing motorcars may rock.
    Structures :
    Walls and frames of buildings, and partitions and suspended ceilings in commercial buildings, may be heard to creak.
    MMI V (Moderate shaking) ?
    People :
    Generally felt outside, and by almost everyone indoors. Most sleepers awakened. A few people alarmed.
    Fittings :
    Small unstable objects are displaced or upset. Some glassware and crockery may be broken. Hanging pictures knock against the wall. Open doors may swing. Cupboard doors secured by magnetic catches may open. Pendulum clocks stop, start, or change rate.
    Structures :
    Some large display windows cracked. A few earthenware toilet fixtures cracked.
    MMI VI (Strong shaking) ?
    People Felt by all. People and animals alarmed. Many run outside. Difficulty experienced in walking steadily.
    Fittings :
    Objects fall from shelves. Pictures fall from walls. Some furniture moved on smooth floors, some unsecured free-standing fireplaces moved. Glassware and crockery broken. Very unstable furniture overturned. Small church and school bells ring. Appliances move on bench or table tops. Filing cabinets or "easy glide" drawers may open (or shut).
    Structures :
    Slight damage to buildings with low standard. Some stucco or cement plaster falls. Large display windows broken. Damage to a few weak domestic chimneys, some may fall.
    Environment :
    Trees and bushes shake, or are heard to rustle. Loose material may be dislodged from sloping ground, e.g. existing slides, talus slopes, shingle slides.
    MMI VII (Very strong shaking) ?
    People
    General alarm. Difficulty experienced in standing. Noticed by motorcar drivers who may stop.
    Fittings :
    Large bells ring. Furniture moves on smooth floors, may move on carpeted floors. Substantial damage to fragile contents of buildings.
    Structures :
    Unreinforced stone and brick walls cracked. Low standard buildings cracked with some minor masonry falls. A few instances of damage to buildings of ordinary workmanship. Unbraced parapets, unbraced brick gables, and architectural ornaments fall. Roofing tiles, especially ridge tiles may be dislodged. Many unreinforced domestic chimneys damaged, often falling from roof-line. Water tanks Type I burst. A few instances of damage to brick veneers and plaster or cement-based linings. Unrestrained water cylinders (hot-water cylinders) may move and leak. Some common windows cracked. Suspended ceilings damaged.
    Environment :
    Water made turbid by stirred up mud. Small slides such as falls of sand and gravel banks, and small rock-falls from steep slopes and cuttings. Instances of settlement of unconsolidated or wet, or weak soils. Some fine cracks appear in sloping ground. A few instances of liquefaction (i.e. small water and sand ejections).
    MMI VIII (Severe shaking) ?
    People Alarm may approach panic. Steering of motorcars greatly affected. Structures : Low standard buildings heavily damaged, some collapse. ordinary workmanship buildings damaged, some with partial collapse. Reinforced masonry or concrete buildings damaged in some cases. A few instances of damage to buildings and bridges designed and built to resist earthquakes. Monuments and pre-1976 elevated tanks and factory stacks twisted or brought down. Some pre-1965 infill masonry panels damaged. A few post-1980 brick veneers damaged. Decayed timber piles of houses damaged. Houses not secured to foundations may move. Most unreinforced domestic chimneys damaged, some below roof-line, many brought down. Environment : Cracks appear on steep slopes and in wet ground. Small to moderate slides in roadside cuttings and unsupported excavations. Small water and sand ejections and localized lateral spreading adjacent to streams, canals, lakes, etc.
    MMI IX (Violent shaking) ?
    Structures Many low standard buildings destroyed. Ordinary workmanship buildings heavily damaged, some collapse. Reinforced masonry or concrete buildings damaged, some with partial collapse. Buildings and bridges designed and built to resist earthquakes damaged in some cases, some with flexible frames seriously damaged. Damage or permanent distortion to some buildings and bridges, designed and built to normal use standards. Houses not secured to foundations shifted off. Brick veneers fall and expose frames. Environment : Cracking of ground conspicuous. Landsliding general on steep slopes. Liquefaction effects intensified and more widespread, with large lateral spreading and flow sliding adjacent to streams, canals, lakes, etc.
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