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Earthquakes: 2004 Sumatra Quake And Tsunami

        

Earthquakes: 2004 Sumatra Quake And Tsunami

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At 9.0 Magnitude, this was the largest earthquake in the world since the 1964 Alaskan quake. It struck on December 26 at 6:58 AM local time (00:58 GMT). The epicenter was 255 km (160 miles) SSE of Banda Aceh, Sumatra, Indonesia 315 km (195 miles) W of Medan, Sumatra, Indonesia 1260 km (790 miles) SSW of BANGKOK, Thailand 1590 km (990 miles) NW of JAKARTA, Java, Indonesia. 
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Date Added to MERLOT: June 14, 2009
Date Modified in MERLOT: March 02, 2012
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