7.9 Quake in Nepal – Lake FUBAR All Shook Up!

AT   6:11 UTC ( 1:11 a.m.)

NY TimesStrong Earthquake Strikes Nepal Near Its Capital, Katmandu

…. Nepal’s ambassador to India, Deep Kumar Upadhyay, told reporters in Delhi that 100 deaths had been reported so far. Trekkers reported a major avalanche on Mount Everest, with some teams reported missing. In addition, 13 deaths had been reported in India by midafternoon.

….. By midafternoon the United States Geological Survey had counted 12 aftershocks, one of which was measured at 6.6 on the Richter scale.

USGS Report

A 7.5 quake there  2 hours later –RSOE reportMAP  This week there were many 6M+ quakes mostly in South Asia.

At lake FUBAR it got all shook up for OVER 2 HOURS. How much shaking can the cap-rock take?

NepalEQat LA12

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8 thoughts on “7.9 Quake in Nepal – Lake FUBAR All Shook Up!

  1. Pingback: Killer Quake Levels Nepal-Fatalities In India-Bangladesh-Mount Everest | Dublinmick's Breaking News

    • yeah … it will sink the whole town! And I am not sure how many really live just outside the evacuation zone. I hope they have left as it could turn into Nepal any minute!

  2. I can’t find anything on this explosion
    To make a 2.3 earthquake it had to be big.

    Explosion South of Princeton, Canada
    M2.3 Explosion – 4km S of Princeton, Canada
    Date, and Time 2015-04-26 21:15:41 (UTC)
    2015-04-26 17:15:41 (UTC-04:00) in your timezone

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