Important historic earthquakes in Pakistan

The list of the 50 most recent earthquakes in this country can be found at the bottom of this page. Click on this image to watch it in full size - Data courtesy NOAA Natural Hazards database TSU = Tsunami generated own DAMAGE OVERVIEW LISTS : 2013 – 2014 (based on our … [Read more...]

Deadly earthquakes of December 12 - Peru, Colombia-Ecuador, Pakistan, Indonesia and Afghanistan

M 7.5    1953    Depth 19 km    Peru - killing 7 people In the Tumbes and Corrales populations (Perú), 6 dead and at least 20 injuries were reported. Many local witnesses perceived a time shaking of about 40 seconds. Numerous material damages to both, Peruvian (San Juan, Zorritos, Santa … [Read more...]

Deadly earthquakes of November 27 - Pakistan and Iran (2x)

M 8.0     1945    Depth ? km    Pakistan - killing 4000 people The 1945 Balochistan Earthquake was an earthquake which occurred in British India at 05:26 PST on 28 November 1945. It was recorded with a magnitude of 7.8 on the Richter Scale. The Balochistan earthquake had its epicenter … [Read more...]

Deadly earthquakes of October 26, 19XX - Bosnia and Herzegovina and Pakistan

M 5.6    26-10-69    Depth 15 km    Bosnia and Herzegovina - killing 15 people On 26 and 27 October 1969, two devastating earthquakes damaged many buildings in Banja Luka. 15 people got killed, and over a thousand injured. A large building called Titanik in the center of the town was razed … [Read more...]