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2008 Sichuan earthquake - 23 July aftershocks

Time: Thursday Jul 24, 2008

Place: Qingchuan County and Ningqiang County, China

Details: The same area suffered two more aftershocks of 5.6 and 6.0 Ms  (5.8 and 5.5 Mw , respectively, according to USGS) on July 23, resulting in 1 death, 6 serious injuries, the collapse of hundreds of homes, and damaging kilometers of highways.



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