The indian ocean earthquake and tsunami
Overview a powerful 90 earthquake struck in the indian ocean in 2004, causing massive destruction in indonesia as a result of the earthquake, a monumental tsunami arose, devastating the coasts of 14 countries and claiming more that 283,000 lives. Aceh tsunami museum, located in banda aceh, indonesia, was designed as a symbolic reminder of the 2004 indian ocean earthquake and tsunami disaster,. Free essay: tsunami [pic] introduction the term tsunami comes from the japanese language meaning harbour (tsu) and wave (nami. The 2004 indian ocean earthquake occurred at 00:58:53 utc on 26 december with an epicentre off the west coast of sumatra, indonesia the. Indian ocean earthquake of 2004 toggle the earthquake that generated the great indian ocean tsunami of 2004 is estimated to have released the energy.
Quick science guide to tsunami including information about the indian ocean tsunami and earthquake of 2004. Humanitarian impact while tsunami in the indian ocean have certainly occurred many times before, from the perspective of modern history, the human casualties from the 2004 indian ocean earthquake and tsunami have no historical equal. The response phase of the 2004 indian ocean earthquake was one that was critical for saving lives at this stage, the earthquake and subsequent tsunami waves have already impacted the region. Find indian ocean tsunami latest news, videos & pictures on indian ocean tsunami and see latest updates, news, information from ndtvcom explore more on indian ocean tsunami.
Ten years after the 2004 indian ocean tsunami, imagery shows how affected towns and villages have been rebuilding their shattered communities. Case study of the indian ocean tsunami on december 26, 2004, the indian ocean earthquake, or the sumatra-andaman earthquake, caused a tsunami that killed 230,000 people and was recorded as the deadliest tsunami in known history. Tsunami, indian ocean, dec 26, 2004: first reports on sunday dec 26 2004 described a massive earthquake and tidal waves that killed more than 11,000. The tsunami and the earthquake that triggered it warning of a possible tsunami in the indian ocean google is blocking the world socialist web site from. Vulnerability assessment, mitigation, and preparedness for the 2004 indian ocean earthquake and tsunami.
Tsunami sumatra 2004, andaman indonesia 2004 sumatra-andaman earthquake and tsunami the earthquake that generated the great indian ocean tsunami of. Western indian ocean earthquake and tsunami hazard potential greater than previously thought date: may 13, 2013 source: national oceanography centre. The day after christmas in 2004, a massive earthquake shook the ocean floor, sending a tsunami rippling through the indian ocean when that surge reached the shore — from thailand to africa — it left more than 250,000 people missing or dead in 12 countries. January 13, 2005 version 10 1 national earthquake hazards reduction program fact sheet indian ocean earthquake/tsunami of december 26, 2004 the december 26, 2004 event in the indian ocean was a rare magnitude 90 earthquake with an.
2004 tsunami vs 2011 tsunami 2011 japan earthquake vs 2004 indian ocean tsunami the 2004 tsunami and 2011 tsunami are two of the most deadly tsunami that ever occurred in the history of mankind. Indian ocean tsunami: survivors' stories from aceh we ran home after the strong earthquake and the human and financial cost of the indian ocean tsunami. Massive indian ocean earthquake and tsunami expected by the end of 2017 an indian man's prediction is based on his purported psychic abilities and. The main conspiracy underlying the 2004 indian ocean tsunami is that it was caused by a nuclear bomb detonated in the indian ocean the theory does not make. A tsunami watch for the indian ocean is lifted after no significant waves are reported following two earthquakes off the coast of indonesia.
3 quotes have been tagged as 2004-earthquake-and-tsunami: christopher hitchens: “in the aftermath of the recent wave action in the indian ocean,. On the 10th anniversary of the indian ocean tsunami jarring before-and-after pictures of the indian ocean tsunami that killed 230,000 people. A timeline of the devastating 2004 indian ocean tsunami, which left more than 220,000 people dead within hours. Indian ocean earthquake and tsunami: humanitarian assistance and relief operations summary on december 26, 2004, a magnitude 90 unders ea earthquake.
2004 indian ocean earthquake and tsunami's wiki: the 2004 indian ocean earthquake occurred at 00:58:53 utc on 26 december with the epicentre off the west coast of sumatra, indonesia. The 2004 indian ocean earthquake and tsunami: the story of the deadliest natural disaster of the 21st century - kindle edition by charles river editors download it once and read it on your kindle device, pc, phones or tablets. The 2004 indian ocean earthquake was one of the deadliest natural disasters in modern times on december 26, 2004, a 91 magnitude earthquake struck 30 km below the surface off the western coast of sumatra, indonesia.