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Powerful earthquake, jolts, eastern Turkey, killing 18

Powerful earthquake jolts eastern Turkey, killing 18

01 January, 2020 8:46 am 8:46 am

ELAZIG, Turkey (Reuters) – A powerful earthquake struck eastern Turkey on Friday, killing at least 18 people and collapsing buildings in affected towns near the centre of the tremor, which was strong enough to be felt in several neighbouring countries. The magnitude 6.8 quake shook Elazig province, about 550 km (340 miles) east of the … Read More

5.6-magnitude earthquake jolts different cities across country

12 December, 2019 11:59 pm 11:59 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – An earthquake measuring 5.6 on the Richter Scale jolted different cities across the country on Monday. The epicenter is said to be 42km deep and 260km north-west of Mingora. Tremors were also felt in Astore, Gilgit, Kotli, Islamabad and other areas. Moreover, tremors were felt in Gilgit-Baltistan, Diamer, Chilas, Sherwan and … Read More

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Earthquake jolts Islamabad among many areas of country

09 September, 2019 2:32 pm 2:32 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Earthquake on Monday jolted Islamabad including its adjoining areas and many other areas of the country. According to the Met office, the intensity of the earthquake was recorded 5 on the Richter scale. The epic-center of the earthquake was 12 kilometers below the ground. The earthquake originated in the border area … Read More

Earthquake With 5.5 Magnitude Jolts Some KP Districts

09 September, 2019 7:54 pm 7:54 pm

PESHAWAR (92 News) – Tremors as a result of an earthquake were reported in different parts of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) including Peshawar on Tuesday. The magnitude of the earthquake was recorded at 5.5 Richter Scale and the point of origin was Koh Hindu Kush mountains region. The depth of shocks was recorded 160 kilometers deep … Read More

Fresh earthquake with 5.9 magnitude jolts parts of country today morning

08 August, 2019 6:25 am 6:25 am

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – After a laps of four days, earthquake again jolted parts of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP), Gilgit Baltistan (GB) and Punjab on Thursday morning.  However, no human loss or property damage was reported in any part of the country where tremors were strongly felt. According to the National Seismic Monitoring Centre Islamabad (NSMC), … Read More