Breaking: Myanmar Quake Kills 70 People
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According to the find cheap cialis online tadalafil, this quake in Myanmar has the following statistics:
Magnitude 6.8 – MYANMAR
2011 March 24 13:55:12 UTC
- This event has been reviewed by a seismologist.
|academic writing skills||6.8|
|Depth||10 km (6.2 miles)|
89 km (55 miles) N of Chiang Rai, Thailand
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According to RT (Russian Times):
Strong 7.0-magnitude quake shakes Myanmar
A powerful 7.0-magnitude earthquake has struck northeastern Myanmar, according to the US Geological Survey. The quake rocked country’s border with Thailand and Laos on Thursday at 02:33 p.m. GMT at a depth of 230km. The tremor could be felt as far as Bangkok, where buildings swayed. There were no immediate reports of damages or casualties.
From CNN: No Tsunami expected.
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According to Asia Pacific News:
A strong earthquake struck Myanmar near the Thai border on Thursday, killing at least two people, including a child, officials from both countries said, with shaking felt across southeast Asia.
Tremors spread as far away as Bangkok, almost 800 kilometres south of the epicentre, Hanoi and Myanmar’s capital Naypyidaw.
It is now being reported that 2 magnitude 7 quakes struck Myanmar. The first was only 6 miles (10 kilometers) deep, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. It was followed by another of the same strength but far deeper: 140 miles (230 kilometers).