The Nepal Earthquake also referred to as the Himalayan earthquake occurred at 11:56 local time on 25 th April 2015 with a moment magnitud...
The Nepal Earthquake also referred to as the Himalayan earthquake occurred at 11:56 local time on 25th April 2015 with a moment magnitude of 7.8. It's epicenter was approximately 34 KM east-southeast of Lamjung, Nepal and its hypocenter was at a depth of approximately 15 KM.
It was the most powerful disaster to strike Nepal since 1934 Nepal-Bihar Earthquake. As of 29th April 2015, more than 5,000 people were believed to have died.
10 Before and After Photo's affected by Nepal Earthquake
Dharahara Tower: The 19th-Century nine-storey tower was razed practically to the ground in the earthquake. The image on the right shows the 50.5 meter high historic tower as it is now.
Damage caused to Bhaktapur Durbar Square in Kathmandu