Aftershock

Earthquake Aftermath in Kathmandu

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Nepalese search for open space as a strong earthquake hits Kathmandu, Nepal, on Tuesday. The quake that hit Nepal on 12 May 2015 had a magnitude of 7.3, the United States Geological Society says, and was followed by several strong aftershocks.

YA'AN, CHINA - APRIL 21:  (CHINA OUT) Local residents sleep outdoors as aftershocks continue through the night on April 21, 2013 in Ya'an, China. A powerful earthquake struck the steep hills of China's southwestern Sichuan province on the morning of April 20, leaving hundreds dead and thousands injured.

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A woman comforts a child as residents sleep outdoors as aftershocks continue through the night in Ya’an, China. A powerful earthquake struck the steep hills of China’s southwestern Sichuan province on the morning of April 20, leaving hundreds dead and thousands injured.