Mild Earthquake Hits Chiangrai



CHIANGRAI TIMES – A mild earthquake measuring 2.9 on the Richter scale struck Thailand’s northern Chiang Rai province early Wednesday morning, but there were no reports of any damage or casualties.
The Meteorological Department’s Seismological Bureau reported that the quake took place at 5:23am (local time) with its epicentre located in ChiangRai’s Mae Chan district.
According to the Seismological Bureau, the dawn quake inflicted no damage or casualties and people could not feel the tremor as it happened deep in the forest.
The early Wednesday morning quake was the forth in Chiang Rai this week, after a minor quake jolted Chiang Saen district and three others shook Mae Chan district on Oct 22 and 23



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