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Nepal Earthquake – 25th April 2015

A major M7.9 earthquake occurred in Nepal on 25th April at 06:11 UTC (11:56 local time), 80km northwest of Kathmandu.  Many large aftershocks >M5 have been recorded by the Irish National Seismic Network (INSN). The fatalities to date from this event are 3,700 with over 6,500 injured.

Below is as an image of the seismic traces of the main event recorded on the stations of INSN.