1.7 earthquake recorded in Chom Thong

After another quiet period of seismic activity in the north a small earthquake was recorded in Chom Thong early this morning, July 8 at 2:55 a.m.

The earthquake, a 1.7 on the Richter scale, was recorded at 18.549 N 98.522 E, near Royal Garden Siribhume in Ban Luang on Doi Inthanon.

It was only the second earthquake to be recorded this month, the last being a 2.3 recorded in Chae Hom, Lampang July 1.