3.6 magnitude earthquake hit Phayao this morning, no damage reported


PAYAO, 24 October 2014 – An earthquake of 3.6 magnitude on the Richter scale struck Ban Tham Subdistrict, Dok Khamtai District in Phayao, a northern province of Thailand, at 08.27 a.m. today.

The Seismological Bureau of the Meteorological Department said the depth of the earthquake was around 8 kilometres underground. According to the preliminary survey, neither damage nor deaths have been found so far.