Aprile 2015 Nepal yirdquauk

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2015 Nepal yirdquauk
Aprile 2015 Nepal yirdquauk is locatit in Nepal
Aprile 2015 Nepal yirdquauk
Kathmandu
Kathmandu
Date 25 Apryle 2015 (2015-04-25)
Oreegin time 11:56:26 NST[1]
Magnitude 7.8Mw[1] or 8.1 Ms[2]
Depth 15.0 km (9.3 mi)[1]
Epicentre 28°08′49″N 84°42′29″E / 28.147°N 84.708°E / 28.147; 84.708Coordinates: 28°08′49″N 84°42′29″E / 28.147°N 84.708°E / 28.147; 84.708[1]
Teep Thrust[1]
Auries affectit
Max. intensity VIII (Severe)[1]
Eftershocks 7.3Mw on 12 May at 12:51[3]
6.7Mw on 26 April at 12:54[4]
No. of aftershocks = 158 (As of 14 May 2015)
Casualties

8,999 dead (offeecially)[5][6]

19,009 injured (offeecially)

The Aprile 2015 Nepal yirdquauk (an aa kent as the Gorkha yirdquauk)[7][8] killed 9,000 fowk an injured mair nor 19,000. It occurred at on 25 Aprile, wi a magnitude o 7.8Mw[1] or 8.1Ms[2] an a maximum Mercalli Intensity of VIII (Severe). Its epicentre wis the veelage o Barpak, Gorkha destrict, an its hypocentre wis at a depth o approximately 15 km (9.3 mi).[1]

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  2. 2.0 2.1 "2015年4月25日尼泊尔8.1级地震情况通报(in Chinese)". China Earthquake Networks Center. 25 April 2015. Retrieved 28 April 2015. 
  3. "M6.6 - 49km E of Lamjung, Nepal". 
  4. "M6.7 - 17km S of Kodari, Nepal". usgs.gov. 
  5. "Nepal Disaster Risk Reduction Portal". drrportal.gov.np. 
  6. "Nepal earthquake death toll rises to 8,413". The Times of Indie. May 7, 2015. Retrieved May 9, 2015. 
  7. "Gorkha Earthquake is followed by 125 numbers of Earthquakes". Nepal Seismological Centre. 25 April 2015. Retrieved 3 May 2015. 
  8. Chidanand Rajghatta (26 April 2015). "Is this the 'Big Himalayan Quake' we feared?". The Times of India. Retrieved 26 April 2015.