09/05/2022 - Earthquake in Sichuan, China

Impact
Country Displaced Injured Dead Damaged Buildings Destroyed Buildings
China 50000 270 82 13459 249

Source: Earthquake Impact Database

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Event Characteristics
Latitude 29.73 °N
Longitude 102.23 °E
Date & Time Sept. 5, 2022, 4:52 a.m.
Magnitude Mw 6.6
Depth 10 km
Last Update 2022-09-05
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09/05/2022 8:31 a.m.

Seven casualties reported

At least seven people were killed in this earthquake, Chinese authorities say. Multiple buildings in the epicentral area were severely damaged, large landslides triggered and roads and other infrastructure destroyed. Rescue teams haven't provided any detailed overview yet.

09/05/2022 6:02 a.m.

So far, there are no reports of casualties, but several aftershocks have already been felt.

09/05/2022 5:49 a.m.

09/05/2022 5:49 a.m.