Activation time (UTC): 2015-10-26 17:48:00
Event time (UTC): 2015-10-26 09:09:00
Event type: Earthquake
A 7.5- magnitude earthquake hit northeastern Afghanistan on Monday afternoon, sending shock waves across southern Asia. The quake's epicenter was 213 kilometers deep and 73 km southeast of Feyzabad in a remote area of Afghanistan in the Hindu Kush mountain range. Extensive damage to buildings and injuries have been reported.
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Grading products: 8
Copernicus Emergency Management Service - Mapping is a service funded by European Commission aimed at providing actors in the management of natural and man-made disasters, in particular Civil Protection Authorities and Humanitarian Aid actors, with mapping products based on satellite imagery.
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European Commission, Joint Research Centre (JRC) (2015): Earthquake in Afghanistan (2015-10-26). European Commission, Joint Research Centre (JRC) [Dataset] PID: http://data.europa.eu/89h/f06a6b4d-3d00-40ae-84fa-eca97f5a9202
Copernicus Service EMSR145 Earthquake Mapping Emergency AFG Rapid Mapping Afghanistan Emergency Management CEMS Copernicus Copernicus Emergency Management Service Copernicus Emergency Management Service Rapid Mapping Activation Copernicus EMS
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