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News Tsunami - Java/Indonesia

  1. Jul 17, 2006 #1

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    Magnitude 7.7 - SOUTH OF JAVA, INDONESIA - Tsunamis formed.
    http://earthquakes.usgs.gov/eqcenter/recenteqsww/Quakes/usqgaf.php [Broken]

    http://news.yahoo.com/s/ap/20060717/ap_on_re_as/indonesia_earthquake [Broken]

    The earthquake was located in the Sunda Trench and was particularly strong (7.7 Mag) and shallow - hence the tsunami.

    North coast of Australia may experience lesser tsunami.
     
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  3. Jul 19, 2006 #2

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    http://news.yahoo.com/s/ap/20060719/ap_on_re_as/indonesia_tsunami_51 [Broken]
    More recently - http://news.yahoo.com/s/nm/20060719/ts_nm/quake_indonesia_dc_15 [Broken]
    Meanwhile - http://news.yahoo.com/s/ap/20060719/ap_on_re_as/indonesia_earthquake [Broken]
    Indonesia and much of western Pacific and eastern Indian Oceans are at risk for tsunami.
     
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