Earthquake Shakes Afghanistan, Pakistan and India – Helpline Number in Jammu Kashmir, North India and Delhi

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Powerful earthquake in North India, Afghanistan and Pakistan. Epicentre likely around the Hindu Kush region in Afganistan, intensity to be around 6.1 on Richter scale




Magnitude :6.1 Region :Hindu Kush Region, Afghanistan Location:36.55 N ; 70.94 E Depth:180 km

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What to do after an earthquake – guidelines by USGS
    Expect aftershocks hours, days, or weeks after the main quake.Aftershocks can cause building damage and falling debris that could injure you.Avoid open flames in damaged buildings.Earthquakes can damage gas lines, so don’t use lighters or matches.If you live near the coast, stay away from the beach.Earthquakes can cause dangerous tsunamis and flooding.Drive carefully and plan alternative routes.Structural damage and traffic light outages may make it difficult to get to your destination.

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Earthquake Latest News:

The India Meteorological Department had released an update regarding the Earthquake of Magnitude 6.2 that had occurred on 31st January 2018, Wednesday around 12.30 PM India time in the region of Afghanistan -Tajikistan Border.

The Tremors was also felt in various places of North India which includes Srinagar, New Delhi after an earthquake struck Afghanistan.

The earthquake was about 6.1 magnitude which lasted for well over a minute in Delhi and also in various parts like Noida, Ghaziabad, Gurgaon, Jammu & Kashmir and Rajasthan.

1 infant dead in Balochistan and in Pakistan about 9 family members injured due to the Earthquake.

Earthquake 2018 Helpline Numbers:

The Helpline service number 1092 was initially announced as the helpline numbers regarding the earthquake in India.

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India Earthquake 2018

  • Magnitude: 6.2
  • Date: 31-01-2018
  • Time: 12:36:32 IST
  • Location: Lat:37.4 N & Long: 69.6 E
  • Depth: 190 Km
  • Region: Afghanistan -Tajikistan Border

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Earthquake 2018 New Updates:

Quake felt in the Delhi-NCR region, Kashmir Valley
No reports of damage due to the earthquake
Delhi Metro trains were halted briefly but services were not disrupted
Electricity supply snapped briefly as a precautionary measure.

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List of Earthquakes in Hindu Kush Afghanistan Region:

  • Survey.  USGS, M6.2 – Hindu Kush region, Afghanistan, United States Geological Survey  Sources NGDC, Significant Earthquake Database, National Geophysical


  • The October 2015 Hindu Kush earthquake was a magnitude 7.5 earthquake that struck South Asia on 26 October 2015, at 13:39 AFT (14:09 PKT; 14:39 IST; 09:09
  • The 2002 Hindu Kush earthquakes struck in northern Afghanistan during the month of March. At least 166 people were killed with a very large and intermediate-depth
  • The 2005 Hindu Kush earthquake hit northeastern Afghanistan with a magnitude of 6.5 on December 12 at 21:47 (UTC). According to the United States Geological
  • The December 2015 Hindu Kush earthquake was a magnitude 6.3 earthquake that struck South Asia on 25 December 2015. One woman was killed in Pakistan. At
    the Carpathians, the Pyrenees, the mountains of Anatolia and Iran, the Hindu Kush, and the mountains of Southeast Asia. It is the second most seismically
  • was described as serious. List of earthquakes in 2009 List of earthquakes in Afghanistan USGS. “M 5.2 – Hindu Kush region, Afghanistan”. United States
  • portal Earthquakes portal October 2015 Hindu Kush earthquake List of earthquakes in 2005 List of earthquakes in Pakistan List of earthquakes in India
  • Survey  USGS. “M5.4 – Hindu Kush region, Afghanistan”. United States Geological Survey.  “Three killed in Tajikistan earthquake“. RTÉ. 30 July 2006. Retrieved
  • OF MOROCCO”. Earthquake Hazards Program. U.S. Geological Survey. Archived from the original on 2009-12-18.  “Magnitude 6.6 – HINDU KUSH REGION, AFGHANISTAN”
  • The epicenter of the October 26 2015 Hindu Kush earthquake was 45 km north of here. “Map of the earthquake M7.5 – 45km N of `Alaqahdari-ye Kiran
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  • strike-slip faults. The 1911 earthquake occurred within the Pamir Hindu Kush seismic zone, which is regularly affected by earthquakes, some of which have magnitudes
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  • tremors in Chennai too”. The Hindu. 12 May 2015.  “Ttremors felt in Chennai”. Times of India. 12 May 2015.  “Nepal earthquake, magnitude 7.3, strikes near
  • Landslides killed three people and two others suffered fatal heart attacks. USGS, M6.2 – Hindu Kush region, Afghanistan, United States Geological Survey
  • The 2015 Illapel earthquake occurred 46 km (29 mi) offshore from Illapel, Chile on September 16 at 19:54:33 Chile Standard Time (22:54:33 UTC), with a
  • has attracted a succession of invaders since the sixth century BCE. The Hindu Kush mountains, running northeast to southwest across the country, divide it
  • Hindu Kush mountain range to and from the north by the Karakoram. This consists of three mountain ranges, namely: Karakoram, Himalayas and Hindu Kush
  • The 2015 Sabah earthquake (Malay: Gempa Bumi Sabah 2015) struck Ranau, Sabah, Malaysia with a moment magnitude of 6.0 on 5 June, which lasted for 30 seconds


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