Afghanistan : Earthquake : 2002/04/12
|Country or District||Afghanistan|
|Outline||An earthquake struck north of Afghanistan's capital Friday morning, collapsing several shops and buildings in a town where hundreds were killed in a tremor last month. More than 100 people were feared dead or injured|
|Human Impact||Physical Impact||Others|
|OCHA Situation Report No.3 2002/04/17|
|Dead: 50 people
Injured: 150 people
|Completely collapsed: 160 houses
Partially damaged: 154 houses
OCHA Situation Report No.3 2002/04/17
160 houses have completely collapsed, 154 are partially damaged.
On 14 April Afghanistan rattled again by quakes, two dead.
Reuters AlertNet 2002/04/12
Afghan district of Nahrin little more than two weeks after a series of tremors killed more 1,000 people in the area.
OCHA Situation Report No.2 2002/04/14
The total number of casualties now stands at 50 people.The number of injured people is estimated at 150.
yahoo!singapore news 2002/04/12
More than 100 killed or injured in new Afghan quake
CNN new 2002/04/12
Second quake rocks northern Afghanistan
Geographycal Data Information
USGS National Earthquake Information Center
Magnitude 5.9、 Depth 10 kilometers