Pakistan Earthquake Seismogram

The image below is a seismogram of the Pakistan earthquake. The following information is provided by the USGS National Earthquake Information Center. The earthquake occurred locally on Saturday morning at 8:50:38 a.m. in Pakistan (Friday, October 7, 2005 at 11:50:38 p.m., eastern daylight time). The magnitude was 7.6; the depth was 10 km, and the latitude and longitude was 34.43 N and 73.54 E.

"P" phase waves began arriving at our seismograph about 14 minutes after the quake; "S" phase waves arrived shortly thereafter.