Details of Disaster Information


China : Earthquake : 2011/03/10
GLIDE: EQ-2011-000027-CHN  DRR & Disaster Information

Duration 2011/03/10
Country
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District
China
Name Earthquake
Outline At least 14 people were killed and 157 others injured after a 5.8-magnitude quake jolted Yingjiang County in southwest China's Yunnan Province Thursday.

Summary
Human Impact Physical Impact Others

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Report/Articles
  • Xinhua News 2011/03/10
    At least 24 people were killed and 207 others injured in a 5.8-magnitude earthquake that jolted Yingjiang County in southwest China\\\'s Yunnan Province around noon on Thursday.

  • BBC news 2011/03/10
    An earthquake that struck in south-west China near the border with Burma has killed at least 22 people and injured more than 200 others, reports say.
  • Xinhua News 2011/03/10
    China quake kills at least 16
Geographycal Data Information
  • USGS Earthquake Hazard Program
    Magnitude 5.4
    Date-Time Thursday, March 10, 2011 at 04:58:17 UTC
    Thursday, March 10, 2011 at 11:28:17 AM at epicenter
    Location 24.710°N, 97.994°E
    Depth 10 km (6.2 miles)
    Region MYANMAR-CHINA BORDER REGION