We had a call from the famliy in that area last night sounds like the White Wat was damaged in this. Some house were destroyed in their village others only minor damage An earthquake measuring a reported 6.0 on the Richter scale occurred on Monday, May 5 at 6:08 p.m. The epicenter was located about 5 miles south of Mae Lao, and 16 miles southwest of Chiang Rai in northern Thailand. There are reports of recurring aftershocks, damage to roads and buildings in the vicinity, and some injuries. Some roads may be impassable or have undetermined safety hazards. You should exercise caution while driving or entering structures, particularly in Chiang Rai Province. U.S. citizens should advise the U.S. Consulate Chiang Mai of any reports of injury to U.S. citizens. Go to http://www.ready.gov/earthquakes for more information on earthquake preparedness and response.