The 2005 kashmir earthquake (also known as the great pakistan earthquake) was a major earthquake centered in pakistan-administered kashmir and in khyber pakhtunkhwa near the city of muzaffarabad it occurred at 08:52:37 pakistan standard time (03:52:37 utc ) on 8 october, 2005. 9 october 2005 • an emergency appeal was launched on preliminary basis for chf 108 million for four months to assist 30,000 families (120,000 beneficiaries) 12 october 2005 • the preliminary appeal budget was increased to chf 733 million and the. On october 8, 2005, at 8:50 am lo-cal time, a magnitude mw = 76 earthquake struck the himalayan region of northern pakistan and kashmir the earthquake epicenter was located approximately 19 km north northeast of the city of muzaffarabad, the capital of the pakistani administered part of kashmir, known as azad jammu kashmir (ajk. 3 preface on 8 october 2005 an earthquake of magnitude 76 on the richter scale occurred in northern area of pakistan and in the border area of indian kashmir devastating an area of nearly 30,000 km.
Islamabad, oct 8 (app):the 12th anniversary of devastating october 8 2005 earthquake was observed across the country, including azad jammu and kashmir, sunday to pay homage to the victims. Oct 2005: some 73,000 people killed in 76-magnitude quake in northern pakistan and disputed kashmir region balochistan's april quake history of deadly earthquakes. The october 8, 2005 earthquake that hit 30,000 square kilometres area forced the international community to devise an elaborate plan in its aftermath the temblor devastated eight districts, four.
On the morning of the 8 th october 2005 a magnitude 76 (m w) earthquake occurred in pakistan at the foothills of the himalayas it caused widespread destruction in azad jammu kashmir (ajk) and in the eastern districts of north. On october 8, 2005, at 8:50 am local time, a magnitude mw = 76 earthquake struck the himalayan region of northern pakistan and kashmir (see the special earthquake report insert in the. In the international response to the 2005 kashmir earthquake many countries, international organizations and non-governmental organizations offered relief aid to the affected regions the aid given was in the form of monetary donations and pledges, as well as relief supplies including food, medical supplies, tents and blankets. On 8 october 2005, at 0350 gmt, a magnitude 76 earthquake occurred in pakistan, afghanistan and india, leaving about 75,000 dead and hundreds of thousands homeless much of the worst damage was in the disputed territory of kashmir.
The 2005 kashmir earthquake (also known as the south asian earthquake or the great pakistan earthquake) was a major earthquake centred in azad kashmir (pakistan-administered kashmir) and in north west frontier province (nwfp. On october 8, 2005, at 8:50 am lo-cal time, a magnitude m w = 76 earth-quake struck the himalayan region of 8 the kashmir earthquake of october. .
The pakistan earthquake toll has reached 18,000 dead and more than 41,000 injured, maj gen shaukat sultan, a spokesman for pakistani president pervez musharraf, said sunday. The 2005 kashmir earthquake (also known as the south asian earthquake or the great pakistan earthquake) was a major earthquake centred in azad kashmir (pakistan-administered kashmir) and in north. The country is still rocked by the rather disastrous earthquake the last calamitous earthquake in the same region was on october 8, 2005 while you may think this one was much more powerful than the ones you might have experienced recently, here is the actual list of the most powerful earthquakes. In the 2005 earthquake, only five per cent energy caused by the collision of the tectonic plates was released, and the geologist had warned about it in the past however, their warnings fell on.
The 8 october 2005 north pakistan earthquake (magnitude m w = 76), centroid moment tensor (cmt) catalog for the period october 08, 2005 to march 20, 2006 the. The earthquake of 8 october 2005 caused unprecedented damage in five districts of khyber pakhtunkhwa (kpk) of pakistan and six districts of azad jummu and kashmir(ajk) a very large number of people lost their lives - the latest estimates are over 85,000 and many more were injured. Earth quake 8 october 2005 in urdu earth quake resistant structures abstract earthquake is the shaking of the ground caused by the sudden breaking and shifting of large sections of earth's rocky outer shell.
The earthquake of 8 october 2005 in northern pakistan - george pararas-carayannis remembering oct 8, 2005: the day the earth shook - dawn the international seismological centre has a bibliography and/or authoritative data for this event. This was a cross-sectional study conducted in battagram, located in the north west frontier province of pakistan after the october 2005 earthquake researchers arrived in the affected area during the second week after the earthquake, and remained there for one week. The pakistan earthquake (also known as the south asia earthquake) of 2005 was a major earthquake whose epicenter was the northern pakistan 7 the pakistan-administered disputed region of kashmirthe earthquake occurred at 08:50:38 pakistan standard time (03:50:38 utc) on october 8, 2005.