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2008 Damxung earthquake

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Magnitude  6.4 Mw
Type  Normal
Date  6 October 2008
Depth  10 km (6.2 mi)
Areas affected  China
Number of casualties  10
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Similar  2014 Kangding earthquake, 2008 Panzhihua earthquake, 1950 Assam–Tibet earthquake, 1970 Tonghai earthquake, 1966 Xingtai earthquake

The 2008 Damxung earthquake hit Damxung County, Xizang (Tibet), west of Lhasa, in the People's Republic of China around 16:30 China Standard Time on October 6. The Chinese state media reported that the earthquake caused 10 deaths as of October 7. Three aftershocks above magnitude 5 followed.


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