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6.2 Earthquake Hits Afghanistan/Pakistan

Sat Oct 24, 2009 11:32 am

A powerful earthquake measured at 6.2 on the Richter scale hit the HinduKush region.

The earthquake shook buildings in Lahore, Jehlum, Islamabad, Gujrat, Sargodha, Mangora, Peshawar, Muzafarabad, Gilgit, Kohat, Mardan, Chakwal, Dina,... Pind Dadun Khan, Mandi Bahawaldin, Kharyian and other cities.

Nothing about this earthquake is reported on the main news sites.

MAP 6.2 2009/10/22 19:51:29 36.471 70.925 196.5 HINDU KUSH REGION, AFGHANISTAN

http://earthquake.usgs.gov/eqcenter/recenteqsww/Quakes/us2009nbbf.php

Maybe some forum members living in India and other parts of the region can supply us with more news. I have no idea how much destruction and casualites were caused by this earthquake.
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