Tsunami Expected In Sumatra Now

Wednesday, April 11, 2012 - 04:30 in Earth & Climate

A powerful earthquake has struck an hour ago, at 8.30UT, very close to the place where a similar event occurred on December 26th 2004. The earthquake has an estimated magnitude of 8.7 and occurred at a depth of 33km, according to NOAA. The map below shows the location of the event and the potentially affected areas. read more

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