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Earthquake In Myanmar

Highlights

  • Strong earthquake tremors felt in Myanmar in the morning
  • The intensity was measured at 5.0 on the Richter scale.
  • The earthquake struck Myanmar at 7:56 am

Earthquake In Myanmar: An earthquake struck Myanmar this Sunday morning. The magnitude of the earthquake, which occurred at 7:56 in the morning, was recorded at 5.0 on the Richter scale. According to the Center for Seismology, this earthquake occurred this morning about 260 km southwest of Yangon.

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According to a news of news agency ANI, an earthquake of 5.2 magnitude has also occurred in Xinjiang, China on Sunday. According to the China Earthquake Network Center (CENC), the quake occurred around 6 a.m. local time in China’s Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region. The depth of this earthquake was about 10 km. A mild-intensity earthquake was also recorded in Xinjiang on Saturday.

At the same time, strong tremors of earthquake were felt in Iran too. According to Reuters, the magnitude of the earthquake was 6.1 on the Richter scale. 3 people died and 8 people were injured due to the earthquake. According to the information received, this earthquake occurred in Iran around 1.30 pm, whose depth was 10 km (6.21 mi).

Recently there was an earthquake in Afghanistan too.

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Recently earthquake tremors were felt in Afghanistan too. More than a thousand people died and more than 1500 people were injured due to this earthquake. This earthquake was so strong that it was felt in India and Pakistan also. Its magnitude was 6.1 on the Richter scale. Its center was in the southeast of Afghanistan. This earthquake occurred in Paktika and Khost. Hundreds of children also died due to this earthquake and thousands of children lost their parents. In such a situation, many organizations came forward to help the children who had become orphans.

Why does an earthquake happen?

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There are 7 plates inside the Earth, which rotate continuously. When these plates collide at any point, the corners of the plates twist and pressure starts building there. In such a situation, when the plates break, the energy starts looking for a way out. After that comes the earthquake.

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