Статьи, помеченные тэгом ‘Sumatra’

Earthquake in Indonesia: there is no threat of tsunami

Monday, May 10th, 2010

The threat of tsunami is cancelled in Indonesia. The alarm was yesterday after the earthquake of 7.4 magnitude occurred near the island of Sumatra. Still there is no data about victims of the disaster. It is, however, known that the earthquake destroyed several houses and electricity connection.

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Earthquake in Indonesia can cause a tsunami that threatens even Malaysia

Sunday, May 9th, 2010

Earthquake in Indonesia, which occurred the day before, could cause a tsunami. Magnitude of the past near the coast of Indonesia earthquake exceeded magnitude 7.4 – was told by seismologists. A tsunami that may occur as a result of the earthquake is a threat not only for Indonesia but also for Malaysia.

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Earthquake in Indonesia has created a powerful tsunami threat

Sunday, May 9th, 2010

Indonesia is still reeling from the earthquake and fears of future earthquakes and tsunamis, which may befall the country in the coming days. Seismologists are not yet able to predict developments in Indonesia. Power aftershocks exceeded 7.4 points. The epicenter was located 220 km south-east of Banda Aceh on the island of Sumatra.

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Earthquake in Indonesia caused a severe panic

Sunday, May 9th, 2010

On Sunday, May 9, Indonesia experienced a strong earthquake of magnitude 7.4. The epicenter of the earthquake was located 220 kilometers south-east of Banda Aceh, located on the island of Sumatra. Immediately after the earthquake Indonesia meteorologists reported threat of a tsunami announced.

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Powerful earthquake in Indonesia: destruction and danger of tsunami

Sunday, May 9th, 2010

Along the coast of the Indonesian island of Sumatra massive earthquake measuring 7.4 on the Richter scale. According to the USGS earthquake’s epicenter was located 225 kilometers south of Sumatra. It was announced warnings of a possible tsunami, but after half an hour the threat had passed. As it turned out, in the nearest settlement to the epicenter of wave height was only 20 centimeters.

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