After a 6.3 magnitude earthquake occurred on October 7, 2023, in the Zindajan District of Herat Province, another significant seismic event of the same magnitude, 6.3, happened 30 kilometers NNW of Herat, Afghanistan on October 15, 2023, at 08:06:00 (UTC +4:30). Subsequent aftershocks were observed in the vicinity of the epicenter.
This map provides an overview of the humanitarian partners operating in Herat Province prior to these earthquake events. It also presents key data from reliable sources, including the number of people affected and estimated buildings exposed to earthquake zones. The information on the map is current as of October 15, 2023