Indonesia Help - Earthquake and Tsunami Victims
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Indonesian Quake Updated News:
Monday, July 17, 2006
Series of Earthquakes in Indonesia
Today, 17 July 2006, series of earthquakes attacked Indonesia the southern part of Indonesia, approximately south of Java Island after an earlier earthquakes in South Sumatra all with magnitudes of 5+.
The biggest one (Mag 7.1) creates a 2m waves and official has reported 5 casualties.
Earthquakes information from USGS:
|MAG||UTC DATE-TIME |
|MAP||5.9||2006/07/17 11:07:37||-9.486||107.732||40.7||SOUTH OF JAVA, INDONESIA|
|MAP||5.4||2006/07/17 10:44:37||-9.043||107.777||40.4||SOUTH OF JAVA, INDONESIA|
|MAP||6.0||2006/07/17 10:09:09||-8.860||107.799||20.0||JAVA, INDONESIA|
|MAP||6.1||2006/07/17 09:13:10||-9.133||107.653||46.6||SOUTH OF JAVA, INDONESIA|
|MAP||5.7||2006/07/17 09:05:18||-9.798||107.961||10.0||SOUTH OF JAVA, INDONESIA|
|MAP||7.1||2006/07/17 08:19:31||-9.295||107.347||48.6||SOUTH OF JAVA, INDONESIA|
|MAP||5.3||2006/07/17 05:32:28||-4.908||102.134||20.7||SOUTHERN SUMATRA, INDONESIA|
Five dead in tsunami off South Java
Five people have been killed in a tsunami triggered by an earthquake off the island of Java, the Indonesian president said.
The earthquake, which had a magnitude of 7.2, struck off the town of Pangandaran at 1519 local time (0819 GMT), causing a two-metre-high wave.