8.5 magnitude earthquake rocked Aceh and the tsunami potential, 11 April 2012. Earthquake rocked Aceh on Wednesday (4/11/2012) measuring 8.5 magnitude and tsunami potential. Reported on the Meteorology, Climatology, and ...
The quake struck about 434 kilometers southwest of Banda Aceh, the capital of Indonesia's Aceh province, and had a magnitude of 8.6, the U.S. Geological Survey said. It took place at a depth of 23 kilometers.The Pacific Tsunami Warning Center
The quake was off the coast of northern Sumatra in Indonesia, where a 9.1-magnitude quake on December 26, 2004 triggered a tsunami that killed 230000 people.
“Earthquakes of this size have the potential to generate a widespread destructive tsunami that can affect coastlines across the entire Indian Ocean basin,” the US Pacific Tsunami Warning Centre said. Indonesia straddles a series of fault lines that
The quake's magnitude was 8.7, according to a revised measurement from the US Geological Survey, and it struck 431 kilometres off the Indonesian city of Banda Aceh, on the island of Sumatra, on Wednesday at 2.38pm (1838 AEST) and at a ...
Depth of the earthquake 10 kilometers. Meterorologi body, Climatology and Geophysics Agency (BMKG) said the quake, tsunami potential. Potential tsunami earthquake is targeting the west coast of Sumatra, from Aceh, North Sumatra, West ...