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Thailand Earthquake Brings Devastation To Roads, Buildings

Thailand suffered an earthquake on Monday that brought devastation to several buildings and roadways, killing an elderly woman and injuring dozens of people. Officials say the quake, which occurred about 6 miles south of Mae Lao, measured about a 6.3 magnitude, but eyewitnesses said there were several aftershocks that caused significant damage. Because it was a relatively shallow disturbance–about 7.4 …

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Thailand Earthquake Measuring 6.3 In Magnitude Rocks Nation

One of Thailand’s biggest earthquakes shook the northern part of the country on Monday. The earthquake, which measured 6.3 on the Richter scale, was also followed by at least 109 aftershocks that measured 3.0 to about 5.2 on the scale. Authorities say that the earthquake left one person dead, an 83-year-old woman killed by a wall that had collapsed on …

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Thailand Earthquake A Magnitude 6.0

The earthquake that shook northern Thailand and parts of Myanmar early on Monday is now reported as a magnitude 6.0. The quake was centered 6 miles south of Mae Lao, Thailand, and 17 miles southwest of Chiang Rai. Only light damage has been reported so far. For example, some signs fell inside the main airport in Chiang Rai and some …

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Thailand Earthquake Causes Minimal Damage

Just hours after a 6.5 magnitude earthquake struck Tokyo, a strong earthquake hit northern Thailand and Myanmar. The Thailand earthquake damaged several homes, businesses and temples, but so far, no casualties have been reported. The earthquake measured 6.0 on the Richter scales and its epicenter was located near Chiang Rai. After the quake, many buildings and temples were closed down …

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