It is scary thinking about earthquakes. There has been a number in the 2000′s.
In 1900, we had the following:
June 1990-Northwest Iran, more than 50,000 dead
July 1990-Philippines, 1,600 killed
Feb. 1991-India, Pakistan, Afghanistan-1,700 dead
Sept. 1993-Indian-7,600 dead
June 1994-Colombia-1,000 killed
May 1995-Russia-about 2,000 killed
Jan. 1995-Kobe, Janapan-6, 425 killed
May 1997-Iran-about 2,000 killed
Feb.1998-Afghanistan-about 4,000 killed
Jan. 1999-Colombia-about1,000 killed
August. 1999-Turkey, more than 3,800 were feared killed
Source: New Reports
Are natural disasters increasing or are they getting closer to home? One wonders.