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Earthquake in Malawi

Monday, 28 December 2009

Type of Event:
Earthquake
Location of Event:
Malawi, Karango
Date of Charter Activation:
28/12/2009
Charter Requestor:
UNOOSA on behalf of Geological Survey Department of Malawi

Description of the event

There have been a series of earthquakes in the area over the past weeks, since 6 December 2009. At least 4 people were killed and many injured. A lot of damage has been caused to infrastructure and livestock.