A powerful earthquake struck Morocco, resulting in at least 632 reported deaths.

The earthquake measured 7 degrees on the Richter scale and had its epicenter in the province of Al-Haouz, southwest of Marrakech.

The affected provinces and municipalities included Al-Haouz, Marrakech, Ouarzazate, Azilal, Chichaoua, and Taroudant.

Additionally, 392 people were injured and hospitalized.

This earthquake is noted as the most powerful to hit Morocco in its history.

The earthquake caused extensive damage in various towns, including the collapse of a minaret in Marrakech's Jemaa el-Fna square, injuring two people.

Many people sought refuge in the square for fear of aftershocks.

Witnesses described their experiences during the earthquake, including shock and panic.

The tremors were felt in several Moroccan cities, including Rabat, Casablanca, Agadir, and Essaouira, leading to widespread panic.

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