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Tsunami of 2004 Wiki, Image, Informational. The magnitude 91 quake ruptured a 900-mile stretch of fault line where the Indian and Australian tectonic plates meet. What has saved. At first the earthquake was measured as a 90 on the Richter scale.
Earthquakes volcanic eruptions and other underwater explosions including detonations landslides glacier. Lowest level of the water at Kato Noi Beach during 2004 tsunami. A 91-magnitude earthquake occurred off the coast of Sumatra in Indonesia.
AusAID You are free. Sonali Deraniyagala lost her husband children and parents in the 2004 Indian Ocean tsunami and was maddened with grief. Under the following conditions.
They merely rise slowly as a series of fast-moving waves in the ocean caused by powerful earthquakes or volcanic eruptions. Infoplease Tsunami factfile - The Indian Ocean tsunami that occurred in December 2004 was the deadliest in history website viewed 7 April 2011 Joint Standing Committee on Foreign Affairs Defence and Trade Australias response to the Indian. Attribution You must give appropriate credit provide a link to the license and indicate if changes were made.
This is the category for the 2004 Indian Ocean earthquake and tsunami which was caused by a magnitude 90 earthquake off the western coast of northern Sumatra Indonesia on December 26 2004. The 2004 Indian Ocean earthquake was a magnitude 90 undersea earthquake on December 26 2004 which generated tsunamis that caused one of the deadliest natural disasters in modern history. To remix to adapt the work.
To share to copy distribute and transmit the work. All over Ton Sai Bay the heart of Koh Phi Phi shops restaurants and bungalows were totally wiped out following a Tsunami December 28 2004 on Phi. 2004 MMIV was a leap year starting on Thursday of the Gregorian calendar the 2004th year of the Common Era CE and Anno Domini AD designations the 4th year of the 3rd millennium and the 21st century and the 5th year of the 2000s decade.
The tsunami that struck Malé in the Maldives on December 26 2004 A picture of the 2004 tsunami in Thailand. The 2004 Indian Ocean earthquake and tsunami also called the Sumatra-Andaman earthquake was a great underwater earthquake. Yesterdays Tsunami Samoa.
The first location where the tsunami was noticed was on the Similan Islands a famous diving site located about 70 km from Phang Nga town in Pha Nga province or 13 km from central Khao. It was the longest ever recorded ocean. This name is misleading because tsunamis are not related to tides.
It was caused by an earthquake. The tsunami survivor who lost her whole family. The most comprehensive image search on the web.
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So here are the best examples of infographics to help you learn more about tsunamis and Tidal Waves. The 2004 Indian Ocean earthquake and tsunami also known as the Boxing Day Tsunami and by the scientific community the SumatraAndaman earthquake occurred at 075853 local time on 26 December with an epicentre off the west coast of northern Sumatra IndonesiaIt was an undersea megathrust earthquake that registered a magnitude of 9193 M w reaching a. Harbour wave pronounced tsɨᵝnamʲi is a series of waves in a water body caused by the displacement of a large volume of water generally in an ocean or a large lake.
A powerful undersea earthquake that struck off the coast of Sumatra island Indonesia set off the 2004 Indian Ocean tsunami also known as the Christmas or Boxing Day tsunami on Sunday morning Dec. The 2004 Indian Ocean earthquake moment magnitude 9193 triggered a series of tsunamis on 26 December 2004 that devastated coastlines surrounding the Indian Ocean killing approximately 227898 people 167540 in Indonesia alone making it the deadliest tsunami and one of the deadliest natural disasters in recorded history. Wikimedia Commons has media related to 2004.
The deadliest tsunami recorded in documented history was on 26 December 2004 and is known as the 2004 Indian Ocean Tsunami. The epicenter of the earthquake was off the west coast of Sumatra Indonesia. Click on the images for the full sized versions.
The Thai government reported 4812 confirmed deaths 8457 injuries and 4499 missing after the country was hit by a tsunami caused by the Indian Ocean earthquake on 26 December 2004. Waves as high as 30 feet 9 metres struck the eastern coasts of India and Sri Lankasome 750 miles 1200 km awayand traveled more than 1800 miles 3000 km to East Africa. It happened at 005853 UTC December 26 2004.
Perhaps the most destructive tsunami in recorded history was the Indian Ocean Tsunami of 2004. This file is licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution 20 Generic license.