Monthly Archives: October 2010

Tsunami in Indonesia kills over 100

A Tsunami caused by a magnitude 7.7 earthquake has taken over 100 lives. The Tsunami struck off the coast of Sumatra near the Matawi islands.  A number of villages were swept away by 3m highwaves. Many more are missing and … Continue reading

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7.5 Magnitude Earthquake Strikes Indonesia

A 7.5 magnitude earthquake struck Indonesia with initial concerns over a possible Tsunami. The earthquake hit the KEPULAUAN MENTAWAI REGION 500 miles north of Jakarta. A magnitude 5 aftershock followed the first ‘quake and no major damage or casualties were … Continue reading

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