2015 Islamabad earthquake

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2015 Pakistan earthquake
2015 Islamabad earthquake is located in Pakistan
2015 Islamabad earthquake
UTC time 2015-07-24 20:59:54
ISC event 607506862
USGS-ANSS ComCat
Local date July 25, 2015
Local time 01:59 PST (UTC+5)
Magnitude 5.1 Mb[1]
Depth 19.2 km
Epicenter 33°53′02″N 73°13′30″E / 33.884°N 73.225°E / 33.884; 73.225Coordinates: 33°53′02″N 73°13′30″E / 33.884°N 73.225°E / 33.884; 73.225
Areas affected Pakistan
Casualties 3 dead

A magnitude 5.1 earthquake struck Pakistan 15 km (9.3 mi) northeast of Islamabad on July 24 at a depth of 19.2 km (11.9 mi).[2] Collapsed homes left at least three people dead.[3]

See also

References

  1. ^ "M5.1 - 15km W of Murree, Pakistan Scientific summary". USGS. Retrieved 26 July 2015. 
  2. ^ "M5.1 - 15km W of Murree, Pakistan". United States Geological Survey. July 24, 2015. Retrieved July 25, 2015. 
  3. ^ "A magnitude 5.1 earthquake killed 3 people". Dawn. July 25, 2015. Retrieved July 25, 2015. 

External links

  • Deadly earthquake Pakistan on Earthquake Report Website
  • The International Seismological Centre has a bibliography and/or authoritative data for this event.


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