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Afghanistan : Earthquake : 2013/04/24
GLIDE: EQ-2013-000048-AFG  DRR & Disaster Information

Duration 2013/04/24
Country
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District
Afghanistan
Name Earthquake
Outline A quake, measured at a magnitude of 5.6 by the US Geological Survey, struck eastern Afghanistan on 24 April 2013. Its epicentre was 24 kilometres northwest of the Nangarhar provincial capital Jalalabad.

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  • AFP 2013/04/24
    Thirteen people were killed, dozens injured and scores of mud-brick homes were flattened when a powerful earthquake struck eastern Afghanistan on Wednesday 24 April 2013, officials said.
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