Deadly earthquakes of January 26 - India, Argentina, Algeria and China

M 7.6   2001    Depth 23.3 km    India (Gujarat) - killing 20,103 people At least 20,085 people killed, 166,836 injured, approximately 339,000 buildings destroyed and 783,000 damaged in the Bhuj-Ahmadabad-Rajkot area and other parts of Gujarat. Many bridges and roads damaged in … [Read more...]

Killer earthquakes in India

This "India deadly earthquake list" has been compiled out of our Earthquake-Report.com daily "Deadly earthquakes lists". The earthquakes listed are covering a time frame from 1900 until 2010. Deadly earthquakes of 2011 can be found via our top banner 'huge damage 2011' section. The list will only … [Read more...]

Deadly earthquakes of December 14 - Iran (2x), China and India

M 5.5    1925    Depth ? km    Iran - killing 500 people No details found Google satellite map of the earthquake area M 6.1    1978    Depth 18.9 km    Iran - killing 76 people The earthquake was located about 450 kilometers southwest of Tehran in the vicinity of … [Read more...]

Deadly earthquakes of December 10 - India, Peru - Ecuador and Iran

M 6.3    10-12-67    Depth 10.7 km    India - killing 180 people The Koyna Dam Earthquake About 25 percent of the buildings were destroyed and all buildings suffered some damage at Koynanagar. About 2,000 people were injured. This is the largest in a series of earthquakes that began in … [Read more...]

Deadly earthquakes of November 19 - Mexico, India, Colombia and China

M 6.7 - 1912 - Depth 15 km - Mexico - killing 164 people In 1912, an earthquake devastated Acambay, today a city with 56857 inhabitants (latest census) Google satellite map of the earthquake area M 6.3 - 1980 - Depth 38.5 km - India (Sikkim) - killing 3 people 3 people killed and eight people … [Read more...]