Natural disasters of 2015(10 images)

Photos of some of the major natural disasters in 2015.

Earthquake in Nepal
Perhaps the most devastating natural disaster event of 2015 was the earthquake in Nepal. The 7.9 magnitude quake struck in April just outside of Nepal's capital Kathmandu. More than 9,000 people were reportedly killed by the quake. Many cultural sites were also destroyed. Above: A Nepalese man walks past the rubble of destroyed homes to reach an open space to rest in Bhaktapur, Nepal, April 26, 2015. Photo by Sanjog Manandhar/ UPI | License Photo
0 of 0