Earthquake to the west of Gangu in Gansu 143

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The earthquake to the west of Gangu in Gansu 143 occurred in the year 143 in the west of Gangu in Gansu Province , China . The Hou Hanshu reports on this in its 106th chapter (juan).

Due to the damage caused, it could be estimated that the quake in the epicenter reached the strength of IX on the Mercalli scale . Calculations based on this resulted in a magnitude of 7.

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  1. 中国 历史 上 有 记载 的 79 次 特大 地震 ( Zhongguo lishishang you jizaide 79 ci teda dizhen , The 79 worst earthquakes in Chinese history) ( Memento of the original from March 3, 2016 in the Internet Archive ) Info: The archive link was inserted automatically and not yet checked. Please check the original and archive link according to the instructions and then remove this notice.  @1@ 2Template: Webachiv / IABot /

Coordinates: 35 ° 0 ′ 0 ″  N , 104 ° 0 ′ 0 ″  E