Nature: Earthquake: China 2008
|born on||12 May 2008 at 14:28 (= 2:28 PM )|
|Place||near Chengdu, China, 31n00, 103e22|
|Timezone||AWST h8e (is standard time)|
|Astrology data||21°55' 23°17 Asc. 13°24'|
Chinese earthquake of 7.9-magnitude quake was felt throughout most of China killing 15,000 at early count, with over 40,000 missing or injured. Many children were buried in the rubble of their schools. In the end there were 87 000 victims, more than 5 mio. homeless.
The USGS gave the epicenter's coordinates as 31.015°N, 103.365°E and the following distances to cities/towns.
75 km (50 miles) WNW of Chengdu, Sichuan, China; 145 km (90 miles) WSW of Mianyang, Sichuan, China; 345 km (215 miles) WNW of Chongqing, Chongqing, China; 1545 km (960 miles) SW of BEIJING, Beijing, China
- compare to chart of Nature:Dawu Earthquake:Sichuan 1981 (born 23 January 1981)
- compare to chart of Nature:Earthquake:China 1933 (born 25 August 1933)
- compare to chart of Nature:Shaanxi Earthquake:China 1556 (born 23 January 1556 Jul.Cal. (2 Feb 1556 greg.))
- compare to chart of Nature:Sichuan Earthquake:China 1952 (born 30 September 1952)
- compare to chart of Nature:Yunnan/Sichuan Earthquake:China 1974 (born 10 May 1974)
Pat Taglilatelo cites USGS website
- Mundane : Disasters : Natural Disasters