Tectonics & Earthquakes of the Himalaya

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Satellite image of Mt. Everest

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  • Videos or Animations

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UNAVCO, Inc.

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What caused the April 25, 2015 Nepal earthquake?  Check out this video from IRIS (Incorporated Research Institutions for Seismology) to learn more.  Be sure to look for the GPS data provided by UNAVCO!

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2018

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