How many people died in the 2012 earthquake?

List of earthquakes in 2012

Strongest magnitude Magnitude 8.6
Deadliest East Azerbaijan Province, Iran (Magnitude 6.4) 306 fatalities
Total fatalities 720
Number by magnitude
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What caused the Pakistan Earthquake 2013?

The depth was reported to be 15 kilometres (9.3 mi). The earthquake reportedly lasted about a minute, causing panic in cities of southern Pakistan such as Karachi and Hyderabad. The earthquake in occurred as the result of oblique-strike-slip type motion at shallow crustal depths.

What was the biggest earthquake in NZ?

magnitude 8.2 Wairarapa earthquake
The biggest NZ earthquake – magnitude 8.2 Wairarapa earthquake in 1855. On an international scale, the 1855 earthquake is of major significance in terms of the area affected and the amount of fault movement. About 5000km2 of land was shifted vertically during the quake.

How long was the Kashmir earthquake?

2005 Kashmir earthquake

Kabul Islamabad Lahore
Local time 08:50 Pakistan Standard Time
Magnitude 7.6 Mw
Depth 15 km (9.3 mi)
Epicenter 34.45°N 73.65°ECoordinates:34.45°N 73.65°E

Where did the most earthquakes happen in 2013?

All dates are listed according to UTC time. This year was quite busy with 17 events above magnitude 7 and two above magnitude 8, in Kamchatka and Santa Cruz Islands. Deadly quakes struck Pakistan, Philippines, China and Iran .

Where was the earthquake in New Zealand in July 2013?

A magnitude 6.5 earthquake struck 20 km (12 mi) east of Seddon in Cook Strait, on July 21 at a depth of 17 km (11 mi). The earthquake was preceded by a series of foreshocks, including a 5.7 and 5.8. Four people were injured in Wellington 55 km (34 mi) away.

How big was the earthquake in Russia in May?

A magnitude 8.3 earthquake struck the Sea of Okhotsk on May 24 at a depth of 608.9 km (378.4 mi). The earthquake was felt 4,000 miles (6,400 km) away in Moscow. A magnitude 6.7 earthquake struck the Sea of Okhotsk on May 24 at a depth of 623.0 km (387.1 mi).

When was the most recent earthquake in Chile?

A magnitude 6.0 earthquake struck Kegen, Almaty Province on January 28 at a depth of 10 km (6.2 mi). A magnitude 6.8 earthquake struck north-central Chile on January 30 at a depth of 45.7 km (28.4 mi). One person died of a heart attack. A magnitude 6.0 earthquake struck the Santa Cruz Islands on January 30 at a depth of 10 km (6.2 mi).