massive earthquake…tsunami warning

Quake – 8.9 Sumatra

Posted on 11 April 2012

With Tsunami Warming!

Magnitude 8.9 – OFF THE WEST COAST OF NORTHERN SUMATRA
2012 April 11 08:38:30 UTC

Earthquake Details

This event has been reviewed by a seismologist.

Magnitude 8.9 (Preliminary magnitude — update expected within 15 minutes)
Date-Time

Wednesday, April 11, 2012 at 08:38:30 UTC
Wednesday, April 11, 2012 at 02:38:30 PM at epicenter

Location 2.043°N, 92.518°E
Depth 33 km (20.5 miles) set by location program
Region OFF THE WEST COAST OF NORTHERN SUMATRA
Distances

495 km (308 miles) SW (219°) from Banda Aceh, Sumatra, Indonesia
1027 km (638 miles) W (263°) from KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia

Location Uncertainty Error estimate not available
Parameters NST= 14, Nph=0, Dmin=0 km, Rmss=0 sec, Gp=198°,
M-type=”moment” magnitude from initial P wave (tsuboi method) (Mi/Mwp), Version=B
Source

NOAA Pacific Tsunami Warning Center

Event ID pt12102000

8.9 Quake Sumatra Hemisphere View8.9 Quake Sumatra Hemisphere View

About Tom Harley

Amateur ecologist and horticulturalist and CEO of Kimberley Environmental Horticulture Inc.
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2 Responses to massive earthquake…tsunami warning

    • Yes, everything is safe now, Thank God. I don’t even know anyone from this city are country but i really felt bad last time that a tsunami happened. So many kids and adults died for free. I am happy that this tsunami didn’t happened. Good luck to those people. They don’t deserve it.

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