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2015 Mount Everest avalanches

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Nepal earthquake triggers avalanche on Mt. Everest base camp

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Heart-Stopping Video Shows Mount Everest Avalanche Which Killed Hundreds

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Nepal:The Quake That Shook Everest

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Hit by Avalanche in Everest Basecamp 25.04.2015

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Footage of the Alarming Moments Before the Everest Avalanche

During the afternoon of 25 April 2015, a MW 7.8 earthquake struck Nepal and surrounding countries. Shaking from the quake triggered an avalanche from Pumori into the basecamp on Mount Everest. At least twenty-two people were killed, surpassing an avalanche that occurred the previous year as the deadliest disaster on the mountain.
  • Avalanches 

  • Rescue operations 

  • Deaths 

  • Effect on 2015 climbing season 

  • Partial list of casualties