Earthquake aftershocks continue to affect Nepal

The outskirts of Lo Manthang, Nepal.

The outskirts of Lo Manthang, Nepal. Image by Jean-Marie Hullot / CC BY 2.0

Three more aftershocks have been recorded in central Nepal, bringing the total number of tremors since 25 April to 330. The latest tremors all measured around 4 on the Richter scale, and the force of the shocks is diminishing over time, but each new quake raises anxiety levels amongst the millions of people who lived through the 25 April  disaster. Against this backdrop, international donors have pledged more than US$3.5 billion to help Nepal rebuild after the earthquakes. Read more:

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