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  • Writer's pictureKyle Sooley-Brookings

Another large earthquake strikes Afghanistan

Afghanistan has been rocked by yet another powerful earthquake.

This is the third large earthquake to strike the nation in a week. The magnitude 6.3 earthquake was located 30 km north-northwest of Herāt, Afghanistan and was at a depth of 6.3 kilometres.

The earthquake occurred on Sunday at 8:06 a.m. local time.

Local officials say that at least one person has died and about 100 were injured. More homes were destroyed by this earthquake.


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