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Afghanistan : Earthquake : 2015/10/26
GLIDE: EQ-2015-000147-AFG  DRR & Disaster Information

Duration 2015/10/26
Country
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District
Afghanistan
Name Earthquake
Outline A magnitude 7.5 earthquake struck a remote area of northeastern Afghanistan on 26 October 2015, shaking the capital Kabul and killing at least 17 people.

Summary
Human Impact Physical Impact Others
UNOCHA 2015/11/12
Killed: 115
Injured: 524
Houses damaged: 11,616
Houses destroyed: 6,929

UNOCHA 2015/11/08
Killed: 112
Injured: 510
Houses damaged: 11,729
Houses destroyed: 6,553

UNOCHA 2015/11/05
Killed: 110
Injured: 498
Houses damaged: 12,215
Houses destroyed: 6,295

UNOCHA 2015/11/03
Killed: 107
Injured: 451
Houses damaged: 9,703
Houses destroyed: 5,612

UNOCHA 2015/11/02
Killed: 126
Injured: 489
Houses damaged: 6,284
Houses destroyed: 4,665

UNOCHA 2015/10/29
Killed: 84
Injured: 396
Houses severely damaged: 2,445
Houses completely destroyed: 2,419

UNOCHA 2015/10/28
Death: 110
Injured: 425
Damaged or destroyed house: 9,379
UNOCHA 2015/10/27
Death: 100
Injured: 375
Damaged or destroyed house: 9,509
UNOCHA 2015/10/26
Death:65
Injured: 300
Damaged or destroyed house: 1,100

Related Links
Report/Articles
  • UNOCHA 2015/11/12
    Afghanistan Earthquake: OCHA Situation Report No. 3 (as of 12 November 2015)
  • UNOCHA 2015/11/08
    Afghanistan Earthquake: OCHA Situation Report No. 2 (as of 8 November 2015)
  • UNOCHA 2015/11/05
    Afghanistan Earthquake: OCHA Situation Report No. 1 (as of 5 November 2015)
  • UNOCHA 2015/11/03
    Afghanistan: Flash Update - Badakhshan Earthquake No. 8 (as of 3 November 2015)
  • UNOCHA 2015/11/02
    Afghanistan: Flash Update - Badakhshan Earthquake No. 7 (as of 2 November 2015)
  • UNOCHA 2015/10/29
    Afghanistan: Badakhshan Earthquake - Flash Update No. 4 - 29 October 2015
  • UNOCHA 2015/10/28
    Afghanistan: Badakhshan Earthquake - Flash Update No. 3 - 28 October 2015
  • UNOCHA 2015/10/27
    Afghanistan: Badakhshan Earthquake - Flash Update No. 2 - 27 October 2015
  • UNOCHA 2015/10/26
    Afghanistan: Badakhshan Earthquake - Flash Update No. 1 - 26 October 2015
  • Reuters 2015/10/26
    At least 24 people were killed. The death toll could climb because communications were down in much of the rugged Hindu Kush mountain range area where the quake was centered.
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