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24/02/2004 Al Hoceima earthquake

Northern coast of Morocco was hit by an earthquake measured 6.3 on the moment magnitude scale. It occurred during night, at 02:27 local time. The earthquake with Mercalli intensity of IX - Violent killed between 628 to 631 people, injured 926 more and left up to 15,000 homeless in the city of Al Hoceima and surrounding area.