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Event: EQ Earthquake
Number: 2015-000048
Country: BGD Bangladesh
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Date (YMD): 2015-4-25
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Comments: An earthquake rattled the Dhaka, Chittagong, Barisal, Rajshahi, Dinajpur, Rongpur, Kushtia and different parts of the country on April, 25. The 7.8 magnitude earthquake's epicenter was 81 kilometers (50 miles) northwest of Kathmandu, Nepal at a depth of 9.3 moles. The Meteorological Department stated that the epicenter of the earthquake was 745 km north-west of Bangladesh. In Bangladesh, total 5 people were killed and up to 100 people were injured while evacuating.
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EQ-2015-000048-NPL
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EQ-2015-000048-CHN
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