Nepal Earthquake Archive

How ready are we for The Big One?

Are we really ready for The Big One? The month of July was National Disaster Consciousness Month as per Executive Order No. 137, 2. 1999, signed by Former President Joseph Ejercito Estrada.   After all the geological survey, researches and studies …

Another Strong Tremor hits Nepal

A magnitude 7.3 earthquake jolted Nepal destroying collapsed structures further and killing 29 people. The epicenter was located at 68 km west of the town of Namche Bazaar, near Mount Everest, or 83 km east of Kathmandu, with a depth …

Nepal Death Toll Could Rise to Thousands

A strong earthquake shook Nepal, Saturday afternoon with a magnitude 7.8 on the Richter scale. The epicenter of the quake was located 77 km northwest of capital Kathmandu. The shaking was shallow causing wide-spread destruction across the country up to the …