M 6 in Myanmar on 11 Jan 2018 18:26 UTC

Event summary

This earthquake is expected to have a low humanitarian impact based on the magnitude and the affected population and their vulnerability.

Earthquake Magnitude: 6.0M
Depth: 10 Km
Lat/Lon: 18.363 , 96.0795
Event Date: 11 Jan 2018 18:26 UTC
Exposed Population: 4190000 people within 100km
Source: NEIC us2000cifa
Inserted at: 11 Jan 2018 19:47 UTC
INFORM Coping capacity: 6.4 (MMR)

Gdacs Score

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Exposed population

The earthquake happened in Myanmar ,of Pegu (population 4,809,368) . The alertlevel for this event is GREEN

Intensity Population
<1000 people
<1000 people
830000 people

Shakemaps Timeline

AlertShakeScoreepisodeidLat/LonMagnitudeDepthMax MMIDate shake (UTC)Delay (hh:mm) 
1 0.01 1193952 18.429/96.086 6 10 6.89 11 Jan 2018 18:45 00:19 (new episode)
2 0.01 1193974 18.429/96.086 6 10 6.89 11 Jan 2018 19:47 01:20 (new episode)
3 0.17 1193974 18.363/96.08 6 10 6.94 11 Jan 2018 19:54 01:27 (upd of #2)
4 0.17 1193974 18.363/96.08 6 10 6.94 11 Jan 2018 20:31 02:05 (upd of #3)

Affected Provinces

Intensity Region Province Country Population
Pegu Myanmar <1000 people
Pegu Myanmar <1000 people
Pegu Myanmar 830000 people
Pegu Myanmar 4.5 million people
Rangoon Myanmar 7.6 million people
Karen State Myanmar 53000 people
Irrawaddy Myanmar 3.4 million people
Magwe Myanmar 620000 people
Kayah State Myanmar 15000 people
Mandalay Myanmar 870000 people
Mon State Myanmar 260000 people
Pegu Myanmar 3100 people
Rangoon Myanmar 400000 people
Karen State Myanmar 1.5 million people
Irrawaddy Myanmar 2.8 million people
Magwe Myanmar 3.4 million people
Kayah State Myanmar 290000 people
Mandalay Myanmar 6 million people
Mon State Myanmar 1.6 million people
Arakan State Myanmar 1.9 million people
Shan State Myanmar 2.3 million people
Mae Hong Son Thailand 190000 people
Chiang Mai Thailand 1.7 million people
Tak Thailand 470000 people
Lamphun Thailand 420000 people
Lampang Thailand 650000 people
Chin State Myanmar <1000 people
Phrae Thailand 210000 people
Chiang Rai Thailand 400000 people
Sagaing Myanmar 1.8 million people
Sukhothai Thailand 660000 people
Kamphaeng Phet Thailand 590000 people
Phayao Thailand 170000 people
Uttaradit Thailand 180000 people
Phitsanulok Thailand 170000 people
Phichit Thailand <1000 people

Affected populated places

Intensity Name Region Province Country City class Population Distance
Ko Kyaban Te Bago Myanmar Village5 - 16 km
Thitkyi Bago Myanmar Village5 - 21 km
Sabyin Bago Myanmar Village5 - 23 km
Yongyaung Bago Myanmar Village5 - 31 km
Ko Pale Te Bago Myanmar Village5 - 33 km
Haingyu Bago Myanmar Village5 - 39 km
Pyu Bago Myanmar City 40000 people 40 km
Kanzu Bago Myanmar Village5 - 40 km
Bogyisakkan Bago Myanmar Village5 - 43 km
Kanyutkwin Bago Myanmar Village5 - 44 km
Pyuzu Bago Myanmar Village4 - 46 km
Okpo Bago Myanmar Village5 - 46 km
Zigon Bago Myanmar City - 48 km
Gyobingauk Bago Myanmar City - 49 km
Okpo Bago Myanmar Village4 - 51 km
Kywebwe Bago Myanmar Village5 - 51 km
Pènwègon Bago Myanmar Village5 - 54 km
Obogan Bago Myanmar Village5 - 55 km
Othegon Bago Myanmar Village4 - 55 km
Kanna Banlaung Bago Myanmar Village4 - 57 km
Zalokkyi Bago Myanmar Village5 - 44 km
Zayat Bago Myanmar Village5 - 50 km
Sanbok Bago Myanmar Village5 - 51 km
Letpangon Bago Myanmar Village5 - 56 km
Nattalin Bago Myanmar City - 57 km
Minhla Bago Myanmar City - 58 km
Mon Bago Myanmar Village5 - 60 km
Kyauktaga Bago Myanmar Village5 - 61 km
Pyinmabin Bago Myanmar Village5 - 61 km
Zayatkyi Bago Myanmar Village4 - 61 km
Oktwin Bago Myanmar Village5 - 62 km
Paungde Bago Myanmar City 36000 people 62 km
Pado Bago Myanmar Village5 - 62 km
Sitkwin Bago Myanmar Village4 - 64 km
Hmyagyaung Bago Myanmar Village5 - 65 km
Inyagyi Bago Myanmar Village4 - 66 km
Nyaungnibin Bago Myanmar Village5 - 67 km
Ngahmwe Bago Myanmar Village5 - 68 km
Tantabin Bago Myanmar Village4 - 68 km
Kyaungbya Bago Myanmar Village5 - 69 km
Tabye Bago Myanmar Village5 - 69 km
Kawbyin Bago Myanmar Village4 - 69 km
Padigon Bago Myanmar Village5 - 69 km
Ngaeindan Bago Myanmar Village5 - 71 km
Mayangyaung Bago Myanmar Village5 - 72 km
Yegin Bago Myanmar Village5 - 72 km
Kyaukkyi Bago Myanmar Village4 - 73 km
Shwege Bago Myanmar Village5 - 73 km
Letpadan Bago Myanmar Village4 38000 people 74 km
Toungoo Bago Myanmar City 100000 people 74 km
Monyo Bago Myanmar City - 74 km
Sinzalok Bago Myanmar Village5 - 74 km
Dothaung Bago Myanmar Village5 - 75 km
Kywetabaung Bago Myanmar Village5 - 75 km
Pandaw Bago Myanmar Village5 - 75 km
Shabyugon Bago Myanmar Village5 - 76 km
Kanaunggale Ayeyarwaddy Myanmar Village5 - 76 km
Thègon Bago Myanmar Village5 - 76 km
Natsingon Bago Myanmar Village5 - 77 km
Nyaunghtaw Ayeyarwaddy Myanmar Village5 - 78 km
Myanaung Ayeyarwaddy Myanmar Village4 41000 people 81 km
Kyungon Bago Myanmar Village5 - 82 km
Ngabyema Bago Myanmar Village5 - 82 km
Paukkaung Bago Myanmar Village5 - 82 km
Nyaunglebin Bago Myanmar Village4 89000 people 82 km
Nwegauk Bago Myanmar Village5 - 82 km
Zaungtu Bago Myanmar Village5 - 83 km
Kyadet Bago Myanmar Village5 - 84 km
Konbawzu Yangon Myanmar Village5 - 84 km
Bawgata-auk Bago Myanmar Village5 - 84 km
Pyinyegyi Bago Myanmar Village4 - 85 km
Pazunmyaung Bago Myanmar Village5 - 85 km
Tharrawaddy Bago Myanmar City 53000 people 85 km
Yazu Bago Myanmar Village5 - 86 km
Kolu Kayin Myanmar Village5 - 87 km
Thonze Bago Myanmar City - 87 km
Pyuntaza Bago Myanmar City - 87 km
Kyangin Ayeyarwaddy Myanmar City - 88 km
Minlan-tazeik Bago Myanmar Village5 - 88 km
Dai-k Bago Myanmar City - 89 km
Sibingyi Bago Myanmar Village5 - 89 km
Pyogon Ayeyarwaddy Myanmar Village5 - 89 km
Wadauth Bago Myanmar Village5 - 90 km
Mayogon Bago Myanmar Village5 - 90 km
Zinbon Kayin Myanmar Village5 - 90 km
Thetkegon Bago Myanmar Village5 - 90 km
Yetho Ayeyarwaddy Myanmar Village5 - 91 km
Dabeinzu Bago Myanmar Village4 - 91 km
Poungdawthi Bago Myanmar Village4 - 91 km
Tarokmaw Bago Myanmar Village5 - 92 km
Yawchi Kayin Myanmar Village5 - 96 km
Kyauk-ye Ayeyarwaddy Myanmar Village5 - 96 km
Tugyi Ayeyarwaddy Myanmar Village5 - 97 km
Shwethalyaung Bago Myanmar Village5 - 97 km
Tharrawaw Bago Myanmar Village5 - 97 km
Kyaiksagaw Bago Myanmar Village5 - 97 km
Natsingon Bago Myanmar Village5 - 98 km
Aunggyantha Bago Myanmar Village5 - 99 km
Okkan Yangon Myanmar Village5 - 99 km
Onhnebin Yangon Myanmar Village5 - 99 km
Shwedaung Bago Myanmar City - 99 km
Tibaluta-ywazo Bago Myanmar Village5 - 100 km
Thandaung Kayin Myanmar Village5 - 100 km
Inawgon Bago Myanmar Village5 - 100 km
Pokodo Atet Bago Myanmar Village5 - 102 km
Henzada Ayeyarwaddy Myanmar City 130000 people 102 km
Takedo Kayin Myanmar Village5 - 103 km
Sindè Bago Myanmar Village5 - 103 km
Sibaing Bago Myanmar Village5 - 104 km
Mezaligon Ayeyarwaddy Myanmar Village5 - 104 km
Pye Bago Myanmar City - 104 km
Peingyaung Bago Myanmar Village5 - 104 km
Tititut Bago Myanmar Village5 - 104 km
Ainggalaw Ayeyarwaddy Myanmar Village5 - 105 km
Ingabu Ayeyarwaddy Myanmar Village5 - 105 km
Tonbo Bago Myanmar Village5 - 106 km
Kyithe Bago Myanmar Village5 - 107 km
Petye Ayeyarwaddy Myanmar Village5 - 107 km
Seingwin Ayeyarwaddy Myanmar Village5 - 107 km
Thagaya Bago Myanmar Village4 - 108 km
Humukala Kayin Myanmar Village5 - 118 km
Tedodita Sakan Kayin Myanmar Village5 - 118 km
Shoko Kayin Myanmar Village5 - 118 km
Kalamuchi Kayin Myanmar Village5 - 119 km
Mawchi Kayin Myanmar Village5 - 126 km
Kalekho Atet Kayin Myanmar Village5 - 127 km
Tidemuta Sakai Kayin Myanmar Village5 - 128 km
Mekahta Bago Myanmar Village5 - 133 km
Chawklukhi Kayin Myanmar Village5 - 133 km
Maungpalaw Kayin Myanmar Village5 - 135 km
Klothuhta Zayat Kayin Myanmar Village5 - 135 km
Pasawng Kayin Myanmar Village5 - 141 km
Htauyado Kayin Myanmar Village5 - 143 km
Byingye Mandalay Myanmar Village5 - 145 km
Htuchaung Kayin Myanmar Village5 - 145 km
Peinnegyaung Kayin Myanmar Village5 - 146 km
Papun Kayin Myanmar Village4 - 148 km
Ledugaung Shwegyaung Shan Myanmar Village5 - 149 km
Kuzeik Kayin Myanmar Village5 - 151 km
Pakyiko Kayin Myanmar Village5 - 151 km
Kaukpok Kayin Myanmar Village5 - 152 km
Mesenan Kayin Myanmar Village5 - 152 km
Migyaungwin Kayin Myanmar Village5 - 153 km
Hsehsuku Shan Myanmar Village5 - 155 km
Padatchaung Mandalay Myanmar Village5 - 155 km
Totan Shan Myanmar Village5 - 156 km
Asuchaung Mon Myanmar Village5 - 159 km
Pantin Sakan Kayin Myanmar Village5 - 160 km
Bawlake Kayin Myanmar Village5 - 161 km
Hpru-so Kayin Myanmar Village5 - 161 km
Pyintha Mon Myanmar Village5 - 161 km
Natmauk Magway Myanmar Village5 - 161 km
Dawlawhku Kayin Myanmar Village5 - 162 km
Hpalaing Shan Myanmar Village5 - 163 km
Paunglaung Shan Myanmar Village5 - 164 km
Zayitmyaung Rakhine Myanmar Village5 - 165 km
Thazi Magway Myanmar Village5 - 166 km
Thandi Rakhine Myanmar Village5 - 167 km
Hman Magway Myanmar Village5 - 167 km
Hawhkom Kayin Myanmar Village5 - 169 km
Mèsè Kayin Myanmar Village5 - 169 km
Kwedugyi Mandalay Myanmar Village5 - 170 km
Odein Rakhine Myanmar Village5 - 170 km
Kyaukkyi Rakhine Myanmar Village5 - 170 km
Ingya Magway Myanmar Village5 - 171 km
Mindon Magway Myanmar Village5 - 171 km
Yebyaungbyan Mandalay Myanmar Village5 - 172 km
Kyeintali Rakhine Myanmar Village5 - 172 km
Bakye Mon Myanmar Village5 - 173 km
Kanbyu Atet Shan Myanmar Village5 - 173 km
Kadaingti Kayin Myanmar Village5 - 174 km
Kyauksaungsan Magway Myanmar Village5 - 174 km
Kyidaunggan Mandalay Myanmar Village5 - 174 km
Ywathit Kayin Myanmar Village4 - 175 km
Hinthagon Shan Myanmar Village5 - 176 km
Pyokkwe Mandalay Myanmar Village5 - 176 km
Ngwedaung Kayin Myanmar Village5 - 176 km
Bilin Mon Myanmar Village5 - 176 km
Syriam Yangon Myanmar City 68000 people 177 km
Punghsa-sè Kayin Myanmar Village5 - 177 km
Taunggya Shan Myanmar Village5 - 179 km
Satthwa Rakhine Myanmar Village5 - 179 km
Sinbaungwe Magway Myanmar Village4 - 179 km
Gwa Rakhine Myanmar Village5 - 180 km
Thamangyi Magway Myanmar Village5 - 180 km
Thabyegon Shan Myanmar Village5 - 180 km
Shwepalakya Kayin Myanmar Village5 - 181 km
Sandoway Rakhine Myanmar Village4 - 181 km
Wan Hsa-hkyawng Kayin Myanmar Village5 - 181 km
Taunggyi Mon Myanmar Village5 - 183 km
Gyeiktaw Rakhine Myanmar Village5 - 183 km
Mawyen Rakhine Myanmar Village5 - 183 km
Dawnkuli Kayin Myanmar Village5 - 186 km
La-kyi-nampai Shan Myanmar Village5 - 186 km
Panga Shan Myanmar Village5 - 186 km
Thapanyaung Magway Myanmar Village5 - 187 km
Kyontaw Kayin Myanmar Village5 - 187 km
Loikaw Kayin Myanmar Village5 16000 people 187 km
Talaingma Shan Myanmar Village5 - 187 km
Kyetlaung Magway Myanmar Village5 - 188 km
Banyin Shan Myanmar Village5 - 188 km
Lonpyin Shan Myanmar Village5 - 188 km
Nagabat Shan Myanmar Village5 - 188 km
Shwehle Rakhine Myanmar Village5 - 190 km
Thamaseikta Yangon Myanmar Village5 - 190 km
Migyaunye Magway Myanmar Village5 - 190 km
Ngamin Magway Myanmar Village5 - 191 km
Chaungnakwa Mon Myanmar Village5 - 191 km
Mepli Kayin Myanmar Village5 - 192 km
Ye-u Shan Myanmar Village5 - 192 km
Pèkon Shan Myanmar Village5 - 193 km
Magyizin Ayeyarwaddy Myanmar Village5 - 194 km
Thadodan Magway Myanmar Village5 - 194 km
Peinnegon Shan Myanmar Village5 - 195 km
Temauk Rakhine Myanmar Village5 - 195 km
Hwè-ün Kayin Myanmar Village5 - 196 km
Kyaunggon Magway Myanmar Village5 - 196 km
Hnyinthun Magway Myanmar Village5 - 196 km
Ban Mae La Luang Mae Hong Son Thailand Village5 - 196 km
Mezalun Shan Myanmar Village5 - 197 km

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Critical infrastructure

Airports, ports, nuclear plants and hydrodams at risk, if affected, are listed below.

Airports

Intensity Name IATA Code Elevation (m) Usage Runway type IFR Runway Length (ft)
Taungoo 46 0
Prome PRU 37 Civ. Paved No 4500
Henzada HEB unknown 0
Hmawby 21 Mil. Unpaved No 5000
Mingaladon RGN 33 Civ. Paved Yes 8100
Papun PPU 91 Civ. Unpaved No 4000
Gwa GWA 3 Civ. Unpaved No 3500
Sandoway SNW 6 Civ. Paved No 4700
Loikaw LIW 896 Civ. Paved No 5200
Pathein BSX 6 Civ. Paved No 4800
Mae Hong Son HGN 232 Civ. Paved Yes 6500
Magway MWQ 84 Civ. Unpaved No 4600
Pa An PAA 46 Civ. Paved No 4000
Manaung MGU 6 Civ. Unpaved No 3700
Ann 22 0
Maulmyine MNU 46 Civ. Paved No 5400
Heho HEH 1176 Civ. Paved Yes 6000
Meiktila 213 Mil. Unpaved No 5400
Ste Therese Point 192 Mil. Paved No 8500
Kyaukpyu KYP 6 Civ. Paved No 4600
Chiang Mai International CNX 315 Civ. Paved Yes 10100
Pa Sak unknown 0
Lanywa 53 Civ. Paved No 4000
Mae Sot MAQ 197 Civ. Paved No 4900
Namsang NMS 945 Civ. Paved No 12000
Nyaung U NYU 91 Civ. Paved No 5700
Bhumiphol Dam 150 Civ. Paved No 4900
Pakokku PKK 46 Civ. Unpaved No 4000
Lampang LPT 242 Civ. Paved Yes 5800
Mandalay International 91 0
Tak TKT 162 Civ. Paved No 4900
Pauk PAU 76 Civ. Unpaved No 4000
Sittwe AKY 9 Civ. Paved No 6000
Ye XYE 9 Civ. Unpaved No 4500
Annisaton MDL 77 Civ. Paved Yes 6500
Sukhothai THS 54 Civ. Paved No 6800
Chiang Rai 400 0
Phrae PRH 163 Civ. Paved Yes 4900
Chiang Tai International CEI 390 Civ. Paved Yes 9800
Monywar 91 Civ. Unpaved No 4700

Ports

Intensity Name LOCODE Country
Henzada Myanmar
Prome Myanmar
Rangoon Myanmar
Syriam Myanmar
Sandoway Myanmar
Bassein Myanmar
Moulmein Harbor Myanmar
Kyaukpyu Myanmar
Labutta Myanmar
Kyaikkami Myanmar
Ye Myanmar

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