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Earthquakes pose a serious hazard in Afghanistan

Structural features in eastern Afghanistan accompany seismicity data showing this area is subject to considerable risk of earthquakes.

by Crone, Anthony J.
U.S. Geological Survey Fact Sheet 2007-3027
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Earthquake occurrences, Earthquake probabilities, Faulting (geologic), Geologic structure, Hazards, Seismology, Fault zones
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