Nepal Mw7.8 earthquake of 25/4/2015 and its consequences

Today on the 12th of may, 2015 a major aftershock of magnitude Mw7.3 occurred in Nepal. The epicenter was located 150 km to the east from the mainshock that occured mor than 2 weeks ago.

Canadian Red Cross worker James Shaw has captured a tremendeous rockslide caused by this aftershock near Dhunche, northern Nepal, shown on BBC and accessible via YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UGjnNXjX25s and https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=T79UDt4_lUo.

Gia Khazaradze