2005 Pakistan earthquake
|Date||October 8, 2005|
|Epicenter location||Muzaffarabad, AJK|
|Countries or regions affected|| Pakistan
|Casualties||79,000 dead (18th deadliest earthquake of all time)
The 2005 Kashmir Earthquake (also known as the Great Pakistan earthquake) was a major earthquake centered in Pakistan-administered Kashmir and in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa near the city of Muzaffarabad. It occurred at 08:52:37 Pakistan Standard Time (03:52:37 UTC) on 8 October, 2005.