Natural Disasters, September 30

587        587 Antioch Earthquake, 60,000 people killed.

1993      The 6.2 Mw Latur earthquake shook Maharashtra, India with a maximum Mercalli Intensity of VIII which is Severe. The earthquake killed 9,748 people.

2009      The 7.6Mw Sumatra earthquake shook central Sumatra with a maximum Mercalli Intensity of VIII which is Severe, killing 1,115 people. It was a dip-slip earthquake followed by a 6.6 Mw event.

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