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04 April 2007

Earthquake in Afghanistan

Type of Event:Earthquake
Location of Event:Afghanistan
Date of Charter Activation:03/04/2007
Charter Requestor:USGS
Project Management:USGS

A strong earthquake of 6.2 degrees on the Richter scale struck northeastern Afghanistan in the wake of widespread flooding and avalanches due to snowmelt. 88 people were reported killed.    



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