[ music ] good evening welcome to the us geological survey in another installment of our continuing public lecture series some of you may have noticed that. Satellite images and maps showing the devastation caused by the earthquake in nepal that struck on saturday 25 april and its aftermath. Image perhaps the image of an evacuation in kolkata (in eastern india) doesn't best describe the earthquake, which affected nepal the most metanish 12:55, 25 april. The economic damage from the nepal earthquake is 2015 quartz india the initial estimates of the economic damage caused by the april 25 earthquake in nepal are in. The april 2015 nepal earthquake (also known as the gorkha earthquake ) killed nearly 9,000 people and injured nearly 22,000 it occurred at 11:56 nepal standard time. A magnitude-78 earthquake centered less than 50 miles from kathmandu rocked nepal with devastating force april 25, authorities said a magnitude-78 earthquake centered less than 50 miles. Page 2 nepal lies in an active earthquake zone and has experienced severe tremors in the past geologists expressed little surprise that a new earthquake struck and. Updated may 12, 2015 related article powerful quake strikes 17 days later a magnitude 73 earthquake struck nepal on may 12, less than three weeks after a devastating temblor there killed.
Editor's note: this article was originally published april 26, 2015 it was updated march 28, 2016 to reflect the latest information on saturday, april 25, 2015 a. On 25 april 2015, a magnitude 78 earthquake struck central nepal, killing over 8000 people, and injuring thousands more a second devastating earthquake hit the. Nepal earthquake of 2015: nepal earthquake of 2015, severe earthquake that struck near kathmandu in central nepal on april 25, 2015. A strong, magnitude 78 earthquake rocked nepal early saturday, destroying buildings, damaging historic temples, and killing thousands as search and rescue efforts. Volunteers help with rescue work at the site of a building that collapsed after an earthquake in kathmandu, april 25, 2015 nepal, april 25, 2015. Subscribe to usa today nepal, on april 25, 2015 in the rubble of a destroyed building after an earthquake in kathmandu, nepal, on april 25.
An earthquake with magnitude 79 occurred near pokhara, nepal at 06:11:2580 utc on apr 25, 2015 for details on this topic : 2015 nepal earthquake how to help. Nepal earthquake april 25, 2015 (more details: ) a strong earthquake with a. More than 4,800 people are confirmed dead from the nepal earthquake as reports emerge of severely damaged villages near the epicenter.
Earthquake on kingsday of summit hotel kathmandu april 25 2015jukin media verified (original) for licensing / permission to use: contact - licensing(at. Saturday's catastrophic earthquake in nepal occurred because of two colliding nepal quake occurred at major plate boundary nepal, on april 25, 2015. The magnitude (mw) 79 april 25th, 2015 earthquake in central nepal occurred where the indian and eurasian plates collide the earthquake ruptured the large, gently.
At least 970 people have died as nepal suffered its worst earthquake for more than 80 years, with deaths also reported in india, tibet and bangladesh 25 april 2015. Nasagov brings you the latest images, videos and news from america's space agency get the latest updates on nasa missions, watch nasa tv live, and learn about our.
When the april 2015 earthquake hit nepal it was very heavily reported in the news media in australia and around the world. Researchers from scripps institution of oceanography at uc san diego have accurately mapped out the movement of the devastating 78-magnitude nepal earthquake that. The april 2015 nepal earthquake (also known as the gorkha earthquake) killed nearly 9,000 people and injured nearly 22,000 it occurred at 11:56 nepal standard time.
Assessment of existing and potential landslide hazards resulting from the april 25, 2015 gorkha, nepal earthquake sequence open-file report 2015-1142.