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Deaths from Earthquakes in 2003

Deaths from Earthquakes in 2003

Deaths from Earthquakes in 2003
Date
UTC
Region Magnitude Number
Killed *
2003 01 21 Near the Coast of Guatemala 6.5 1
2003 01 22 Offshore Colima, Mexico 7.6 29
2003 01 27 Turkey 6.1 1
2003 02 24 Southern Xinjiang,China 6.3 261
2003 02 25 Southern Xinjiang, China 5.4 5
2003 03 25 Flores Region, Indonesia 6.5 4
2003 03 29 Hindu Kush Region, Afghanistan 5.9 1
2003 05 01 Eastern Turkey 6.4 177
2003 05 04 Southern Xinjiang, China 5.8 1
2003 05 21 Northern Algeria 6.8 2266
2003 05 26 Halmahera, Indonesia 7.0 1
2003 05 27 Northern Algeria 5.8 9
2003 06 24 Western Iran 4.6 1
2003 07 10 Southern Iran 5.8 1
2003 07 21 Yunnan, China 6.0 16
2003 07 26 India-Bangladesh Border Region 5.7 2
2003 08 16 Eastern Nei Mongol, China 5.4 4
2003 09 22 Dominican Republic Region 6.5 3
2003 09 27 Southwestern Siberia, Russia 7.3 3
2003 10 16 Yunnan, China 5.6 3
2003 10 25 Gansu-Qinghai Border Region, China 5.8 9
2003 11 13 Gansu, China 5.1 1
2003 11 14 Sichuan-Yunnan-Guizhou Region, China 5.0 4
2003 11 18 Samar, Philippines 6.5 1
2003 12 01 Kazakhstan-Xinjiang Border Region 6.0 11
2003 12 22 Central California 6.6 2
2003 12 25 Panama-Costa Rica Border Region 6.5 2
2003 12 26 Southeastern Iran 6.6 31000
Total 33819

* Includes "missing and presumed dead"; from 2003 Significant Earthquakes of the World

 


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