4/25/2015 — Nepal 7.8M earthquake destroys major infrastructure + Ancient Monuments

A destructive magnitude 7.8 earthquake struck along the borders of Nepal and India, producing widespread power outages, road + building damage, as well as multiple hundreds reported either injured, or killed.

The initial earthquake has been followed by multiple dozen 4.0M, and 5.0M events, topping out with a 6.7M aftershock.

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Pictures coming out of the region show major damage to well known monuments such as the Dharahara Tower, and multiple temples at Basantapur Durbar Square :

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2 thoughts on “4/25/2015 — Nepal 7.8M earthquake destroys major infrastructure + Ancient Monuments

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