Strong earthquake strikes Myanmar

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Strong 6.0-magnitude earthquake struck central Myanmar today.

Preliminary Earthquake Report:

Magnitude 6.0

Date-Time • 11 Jan 2018 18:26:25 UTC
• 12 Jan 2018 00:26:25 near epicenter

Location 18.429N 96.087E

Depth 10 km

Distances • 37.5 km (23.3 mi) W of Pyu, Myanmar
• 61.7 km (38.3 mi) E of Paungde, Myanmar
• 67.6 km (41.9 mi) SSW of Taungoo, Myanmar
• 79.5 km (49.3 mi) NNE of Letpandan, Myanmar
• 128.1 km (79.4 mi) NNW of Bago, Myanmar

Location Uncertainty Horizontal: 6.2 km; Vertical 0.6 km

Parameters Nph = 91; Dmin = 304.2 km; Rmss = 1.11 seconds; Gp = 37°