Details

Magnitude 8.7 Earthquake Jolts Northern Sumatra

Magnitude 8.7 Earthquake Jolts Northern Sumatra
0/5 based on 0 votes.
sumatra earthquakesumatraA large earthquake occured offshore northern Sumatra on Monday, March 28 at 11:09 PM local time. The USGS reports that at least 290 people were killed, 100 injured, and that the shock was felt as far north at Bangkok, Thailand. The event occured along the same subduction zone plate boundary as the December 26, 2004, magnitude 9.0 event. See the USGS website for further updates.
Submitted by elementlist on Nov 12, 2005
704 views. Averaging 0 views per day.

Post Reply



Quick Comment

Your Name:
Comment:


Click a smilie to insert it into your message. You may use BB Codes in your message.
Spam Prevention:

Quick Search

Statistics

3,012 listings in 21 categories, with 2,259,099 clicks. Directory last updated Sep 12, 2023. Welcome Amara Fatima, the newest member.