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Afghanistan: Earthquake: 2000/01/19 Country Information on DRR

Period 2000/01/19
Country or District Afghanistan
Event Type Earthquake
Human Impact Physical Impact Others

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OCHA Situation Report No. 1 2000/01/19
A strong earthquake hit the Hindu Kush range in northern Afghanistan in the morning of Wednesday 19 January 2000. According to a preliminary report from the United States Geological Survey, the earthquake measured 6.3 on the Richter scale.