"There is a low likelihood of casualties and damage", said USGS, noting that residential structures in the region are typically vulnerable to quake shaking.
There were three shallow aftershocks occurring within a few minutes, a statement from the Myanmar Earthquake Committee said.
Swe Swe Myint said, "We were sleeping, but as the building was shaking pretty strong, we all woke up in a panic".
A strong magnitude 6.0 natural disaster and a series of aftershocks hit Myanmar's central Bago Region early Friday morning, according to the Department of Meteorology and Hydrology. The epicentre was about 27km southwest of Phyu township, about 172km north of Yangon.
It was followed by two weaker tremors, both of magnitudes 5.3, the survey reported.
But after daylight broke, no major damage or casualties had yet been reported.
That has changed in the last several years due to the shale revolution, but these projections surpass earlier expectations. Sentiment was boosted by a surprise drop in US production and lower USA crude inventories in official data on Wednesday.
Bharat Biotech has received a pre-qualification from the World Health Organisation (WHO) for Typbar Typhoid Conjugate Vaccine. Now available typhoid vaccines fail to provide long term protection and protection for children below 2 years of age.
It increased, as 57 investors sold SPG shares while 202 reduced holdings. 132 funds opened positions while 462 raised stakes. Current price level places the company's stock about -10.02% from the 52-week high and 12.72% away from the 52-week low.
Doctors had found that the star had mutations in BRCA genes which increase a woman's risk of breast cancer by four-to-eightfold. Women who carry a risky cancer gene have the same survival chances as other women with breast tumours, researchers have found.
May the Lord grant us [the opportunity] to work with generosity in this new year to realise a more supportive and welcoming world. Peter's Square on a chilly Roman New Year's Day, including pilgrims from NY and a musical band from California.
On December 7, the high court had granted bail to him to appear in an examination on December 18 under police custody. Varnika admitted an advocate, Rajdeep Takoria, was present at the police station when the FIR was registered.
A sequel to Kabir Khan's Ek Tha Tiger , Tiger Zinda Hai is touted as the best action film of Salman's career. If it manages to cross Rs 300-crore mar then it will be Salman Khan's third movie to achieve the feat.
Zacks Investment Research's sales averages are an average based on a survey of sell-side research analysts that cover Dollar Tree. KeyCorp reissued a "buy" rating and set a $98.00 price target on shares of Dollar Tree in a report on Friday, November 10th.
Operated by Iran's National Iranian Tanker Company (NITC), the vessel was taking light crude oil condensate to South Korea . The body of a crew member was found on Monday in the water near the tanker, the ministry said.