Deaths from Earthquakes in 2002

Deaths in 2002

Deaths from Earthquakes in 2002
Date
UTC
Region Magnitude Number Killed *
2002 01 09 Tajikistan 5.3 3
2002 01 10 Near north coast of New Guinea, P.N.G. 6.7 1
2002 01 17 Lac Kivu region, Democratic Republic of the Congo 4.7 7
2002 01 21 Turkey 4.6 1
2002 01 22 Crete, Greece 6.2 1
2002 02 03 Western Turkey 6.5 44
2002 02 17 Southern Iran 5.4 1
2002 03 03 Hindu Kush region, Afghanistan 7.4 166
2002 03 05 Mindanao, Philippines 7.5 15
2002 03 25 Hindu Kush region, Afghanistan 6.1 1000
2002 03 31 Taiwan region 7.1 5
2002 04 01 Eastern New Guinea region, P.N.G. 5.3 36
2002 04 12 Hindu Kush region, Afghanistan 5.9 50
2002 04 22 Near the coast of Peru 4.4 1
2002 04 24 Serbia, Yugoslavia 5.7 1
2002 04 24 Western Iran 5.4 2
2002 04 25 Georgia 4.8 5
2002 05 15 Taiwan 6.2 1
2002 05 18 Lake Victoria region, Tanzania 5.5 2
2002 06 22 Western Iran 6.5 261
2002 09 06 Sicily, Italy 6.0 2
2002 09 08 Near the north coast of New Guinea, P.N.G. 7.6 4
2002 09 13 Andaman Islands, India region 6.5 2
2002 10 10 Near the north coast of Irian Jaya 7.6 8
2002 10 24 Lac Kivu region, Democratic Republic of the Congo 6.2 2
2002 10 31 Southern Italy 5.9 29
2002 11 01 Northwestern Kashmir 5.4 11
2002 11 02 Simeulue, Indonesia 7.4 3
2002 11 20 Northwestern Kashmir 6.3 19
2002 12 14 Gansu, China 5.6 2
Total 1685

* Includes "missing and presumed dead"; from 2002 Significant Earthquakes of the World