A compilation of footage taken from a television documentary starting with footage of the tsunami and ending with an analysis of what happened using a model. The boxing day indian ocean earthquake and tsunami in 2004 was the deadliest in recent history, killing at least 220,000 the earthquake and tsunami struck on 26 december 2004, hitting. Description this dataset is a model put run by the pacific marine environmental laboratory that simulates the waves of the december 26, 2004 tsunami during the first 54 hours after it. December 26 – the 91–93 m w indian ocean earthquake shakes northern sumatra with a maximum mercalli intensity of ix (violent) one of the largest observed. Estimated first-arrival travel time in hours for the dec 26 2004 sumatra, indonesia tsunami event based on an earthquake rupture zone simulated with point sources. Tsunami december 26,2004 time line of news tsunami facts a tsunami is a a series of great sea waves caused by and underwater earthquake, landslide or volcanic eruption – a free powerpoint. Tectonics of sumatra-andaman islands tsunami wave field in the bay of bengal one hour after the earthquake the epicenter of the december 26, 2004 mainshock.
The economic impact of the 26 december 2004 earthquake and indian ocean tsunami in the december 26, 2004 natural earthquake and tsunami - dec 2004 content. On december 26, 2004 a great earthquake ( mw93) occurred off the western coast of sumatra triggering a series of tsunami waves that propagated across the indian ocean causing damage and. The earthquake that generated the great indian ocean tsunami of 2004 was an undersea megathrust earthquake that occurred at 7:59 am local time on sunday, 26 december 2004. December 26, 2004 tsunami: 12 years on as per the official count, 10,136 people died in india with majority of the casualties reported from tamil nadu.
On dec 26, 2004, a magnitude-92 earthquake ruptured the seafloor off indonesia, sending the most destructive tsunami in recorded history across the indian ocean a wall of water and debris. Sumatra earthquake 26 dec 2004 teddy boen 1 aceh tsunami dec 26, 2004 main shock and after shocks within one day of the sumatra earthquake, december 26, 2004, usgs.
Advertisements: essay on the tsunami of 26th december 2004 on 26th december 2004, the indian ocean was hit by tsunamis which are considered to be the most catastrophic in the living memory. The earthquake hit at just before 1am gmt or 758am local time on 26 december 2004 indian ocean 2004 tsunami: incredible then and now photos from december 26.
December 26, 2004, seemed like an ordinary sunday fishermen, shopkeepers, buddhist nuns, medical doctors, and mullahs - all around the indian ocean basin, people went about their morning. Explore helen berry's board 2004, dec 26 - tsunami - indian ocean on pinterest | see more ideas about tsunami waves, mother nature and indonesia earthquake. A massive tsunami off the coast of indonesia kills thousands of people. Ten years after the 2004 indian ocean tsunami killed as a result of the 91 magnitude quake and the giant waves that slammed into coastlines on 26 december 2004.
The south-east asia earthquake and tsunami, which struck on 26 december 2004, affected 11 countries, killing more than 225 000 and displacing an estimated 12 million. December 26, 2004: indian ocean tsunami strikes asia, killing 230,000 when the indian ocean tsunami struck, 10 years ago today, it was one of the biggest natural disasters in recorded.
Indian ocean tsunami, 2004 brief overview of the disaster by countries on 26 dec 2004, 00:58:53 utc (7:58:53 am local time), a magnitude 90 earthquake occurred off the west coast of. Asian 26/11/2004 tsunami december 26, 2004 | see more ideas about tsunami waves, asia and nature. A powerful earthquake off the coast of sumatra, indonesia, on this day in 2004 sets off a tsunami that wreaks death and devastation across the indian ocean coastline. Tsunamien d 26 december 2004 knap 250000 døde, heraf ca 200000 på sumatra, indonesien ca 50000 døde i sri lanka og landene omkring. December 26, 2004 day of the week a 93 magnitude earthquake creates a tsunami causing devastation in sri lanka, india, indonesia, thailand, malaysia. Related hazards: tsunami (26 december 2004) and the japanese tsunami the indian ocean tsunami of 2004 was caused by plates moving and slipping under the ocean.
The 26 december 2004 asian tsunami left both the people and government was designed as a symbolic reminder of the 2004 indian ocean earthquake and tsunami. (cnn)here is some background information about the 2004 indian ocean tsunamion december 26, 2004, an earthquake with an estimated magnitude of 91 struck the coast of sumatra, indonesia. This paper discusses the impact of the december 26, 2004 tsunami on the geomorphic features and sediment characteristics along the southwest coast of india. December 2004: on december 26, a 90 magnitude earthquake struck off the indonesian island of sumatra, triggering a tsunami that killed tens of thousands of people in indian ocean coastal. The great earthquake and tsunami of 26 december 2004 in southeast asia and the indian ocean. Case study: boxing day tsunami, 2004 on 26 december 2004 a tsunami occurred in the indian ocean it was the result of the indio-australian plate subducting below the eurasian plate.
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