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6.0-magnitude earthquake rattles Thailand

The U.S. Geological Survey registered a 6.0-magnitude earthquake in northern Thailand on Monday. The quake's epicenter was measured at a depth of 4.6 miles, south of Mae Lao.
By JC Finley Follow @JC_Finley Contact the Author   |   May 5, 2014 at 11:06 AM

BANGKOK, May 5 (UPI) -- A 6.0-magnitude earthquake struck northern Thailand, 5.5 miles south of Mae Lao, on Monday evening, with no reported casualties.

The U.S. Geological Survey said the earthquake depth was measured at 4.6 miles.

In response to the quake, the U.S. Embassy in Bangkok tweeted a link to Ready.gov for information on what to do before, during and after an earthquake.


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