Nepal Earthquake Maps

The 2015 Nepal earthquake (also referred to as the Himalayan earthquake) occurred at 11:56 NST on April 25th with a moment magnitude (Mw) of 7.8 or 8.1 and a maximum Mercalli Intensity of IX (Violent). Its epicenter was approximately 34 km (21 mi) east-southeast of Lamjung, Nepal, and its hypocenter was at a depth of approximately 15 km (9.3 mi). It is the most powerful disaster to strike Nepal since the 1934 Nepal–Bihar earthquake. If you're responding to this disaster, you can request assistance from Esri. For media inquiries, contact us at

Earthquake and Aftershocks Map

Earthquake PIM

View this interactive earthquake map which shows the earthquake locations, shaking intensity, and social media updates. View map

Nepal Earthquake Swipe Map

Nepal Earthquake Swipe Map

Compare pre- and post-event imagery to explore damage caused by the Nepal Earthquake. View map

Nepal Earthquake Story Map

Nepal Storymap

Story map on the Nepal Earthquake epicenter, population, Mt. Everest avalanche, and relief operations. View map

User Map Gallery

Nepal User Maps

This gallery showcases web maps and applications created by Esri users focusing on the Nepal Earthquake. View gallery

Nepal Impact Summary Map

Nepal Impact Summary

This map was created by intersecting population data with the earthquake shake polygons from the USGS. View map

Nepal Earthquake GIS Resources

Nepal Data

Browse maps and data to support your earthquake response efforts. View gallery

Nepal Earthquake Photo Tour

Nepal Photo Tour

Browse geo-tagged photos on this map provided by UNITAR response efforts. View map

Contact Us | Privacy | Legal | Site Map