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China : Earthquake : 2011/11/01
GLIDE: EQ-2011-000169-CHN  DRR & Disaster Information

Duration 2011/11/01
Country
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District
China
Name Earthquake
Outline A 6.0-magnitude quake jolted northwest China's Xinjiang Uygur autonomous region in the morning of 2 November 2011. About 143,800 people have been affected and more than 2,453 houses toppled.

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  • Xinhua 2011/11/03
    No casualties have been reported so far. A total of 63,600 houses have been damaged, with 25,100 of them damaged severely, resulting in direct economic losses of 358 million yuan (56.4 million U.S. dollars), local officials said.
  • USGS Earthquake Hazard Program
    Magnitude 5.6
    Date-Time Tuesday, November 01, 2011 at 00:21:28 (UTC) - Coordinated Universal Time
    Tuesday, November 01, 2011 at 08:21:28 AM local time at epicenter
    Location 43.64N 82.43E
    Depth 28 kilometers
    Region NORTHERN XINJIANG, CHINA
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