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Apr 11, 2012

Tsunami Warning Triggered By 8.6 Magnitude Indonesia Earthquake

Indonesia Earthquake Epicenter
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Indonesia Earthquake Epicenter Image Credit: CNN/Google Map A tsunami warning has been triggered after a massive earthquake hit Indonesia on Wednesday, April 11, 2012. The Indonesian government issued the tsunami warning after the massive earthquake hit the sea 270 miles (435 kilometers) from Aceh’s provincial capital. The initial earthquake was said to be 8.9 magnitude […]


Jan 11, 2012

7.3 Quake in Sumatra, Indonesia Triggers Tsunami Alert

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A 7.3 magnitude quake struck in the west coast of Northern Sumatra in Indonesia on Wednesday, January 11, 2012, according to a report by the US Geological Survey (USGS). The 7.3 quake has triggered the issuance of a tsunami warning by Indonesia‘s Meteorology and Geophysics Agency and the Pacific Tsunami Warning Center (PTWC). The tsunami […]


Oct 13, 2011

Indonesia Bali earthquake: No tsunami warning but dozens hurt

Indonesia Bali earthquake: No tsunami warning but dozens hurt
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A strong powerful earthquake hit Bali, Indonesia on Thursday, October 13, 2011 and dozens were reportedly hurt but no tsunami warning was announced. Man looking at a minivan in Bali, Indonesia, after being crushed by a huge concrete due to the earthquake on Thursday, Oct 13 Image Credit: Firdia Lisnawati/AP As noted by U.S. Geological […]