2004 Indian Ocean earthquake and tsunami

Created by Cantus

Created by Cantus


Subject: 

Terrorist Attack: World Trade Center on September 11

Location:

Indian Ocean

Year:

26 December 2004

Source:

wikipedia - youtube

 

It Happened: 

Date: 00:58:53, 26 December 2004 (UTC)

Magnitude: 9.1–9.3 Mw

Depth: 30 km (19 mi)

Epicenter: 3.316°N 95.854°ECoordinates: 3.316°N 95.854°E

Type: Undersea (subduction)

Countries or regions: Indonesia (mainly in Aceh) Sri Lanka India (mostly in Tamil Nadu) Thailand Maldives Eastern coast of Africa (mostly by tsunami, especially Somalia)

Tsunami: Yes

Casualties: 230,210 – 280,000 deaths