Magnitude 7.3 or 7.4 Earthquake in Southwest Pakistan


A magnitude 7.2 earthquake rocked a remote area of southwestern Pakistan early on Wednesday. Tremors were caught on a news network’s security cameras, and the shaking could be felt as far away as India and the United Arab Emirates.

A magnitude 7.3 earthquake has been reported in Pakistan — affecting the cities of Lahore and Karachi, and many more. Reported Wednesday, January 19, 2011 at 01:23:18 AM at epicenter.

55 km (34 miles) West (271°) of Dalbandin, Pakistan
263 km (164 miles) West (269°) of Kalat, Pakistan
301 km (187 miles) East-Southeast (102°) of Zahedan, Iran
793 km (493 miles) Northeast (41°) of MUSCAT, Oman



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Map showing location of 7.3 or 7.4 magnitude earthquake in southwest Pakistan.

See United States Geological Survey — USGS Report …