A total of 15 earthquakes, including the January 12 shallow 6.0-magnitude quake, have struck around Phyu, a town in Taungoo District, Bago Region within two weeks, says Dr Yin Myo Htwe, deputy director from the Department of Meteorology and Hydrology (DMH).
“Until now from January 1, many earthquakes were recorded. Tremors usually follow after a strong earthquake. The Sagaing Fault is a major fault in Myanmar, and one of the major faults in the world, being focused on by earthquake experts from around the world,” said Dr Yin Myo Htwe.
ပဲခူးတိုင္း၊ေတာင္ငူခရိုင္၊ျဖဴ၀န္းက်င္မွာ ၆.၀ ျပင္းအားရွိေသာ ငလ်င္တခုအပါအ၀င္ စုစုေပါင္း ငလ်င္ ၁၅ခုေလာက္လုပ္သြားခဲ့တယ္လို႔ သိရပါတယ္။
ဇန္န၀ါရီ ၁ ရက္ေန႔ကေန ခုခ်ိန္ထိ ငလ်င္ေတြအမ်ားႀကီးလုပ္ခဲ့ပါတယ္။ ငလ်င္ႀကီးတခုၿပီးရင္ ငလ်င္ေလးေတြ လိုက္လာတတ္ပါတယ္။ စစ္ကိုင္းျပတ္ေရြ႔ေၾကာင္းက အဓိကပါပဲလို႔ ဆိုပါတယ္။