Laporan Kegiatan dan Hasil Kajian >
Laporan Rehabilitasi dan Rekonstruksi >
Summary Report and List of Activities Proposal for Aceh and Nias Earthquake and Tsunami Disaster >

Please use this identifier to cite or link to this item: http://hdl.handle.net/123456789/1036

Title: Summary Report And List Of Activities Proposal For Aceh And Nias Earthquake And Tsunami Disaster
Keywords: earthquake
Issue Date: 29-Oct-2009
Abstract: An extreemely disastrous earthquake has occured on December 26th, 2004, at 00:58:50.76 AM (UTC) or 07.58 local time. The earthquake magnitude was M=9.0 at hypocenter depth of 30 km beneath the seabed. The epicenter of the earthquake is 3.3160 N, 95.8540E, about 149 km south of Meulaboh city and 250 km south of Banda Aceh city, Nanggroe Aceh Darussalam (NAD) (Source : USGS). The earthquake was of type subduction mechanism, where Indian-Australian plate subduct to the Eurasian plate. This main Earthquake in Aceh is followed by a powerful aftershock in Nicobar Islands (M=7.5) and in the Andaman Islands (M=6.2) as shown in Figure 1. (Source: USGS). These earthquakes have stricken most areas in NAD province and felt strongly in Sumatra Utara (SUMUT) province. The earthquakes were followed by tsunamis that cause about more than 200,000 casualties Aceh Province. The earthquake and tsunami has also caused severe destruction of buildings, houses, and lifelines of cities and small islands along North-West Sumatra shorelines as well as many areas in Asia and Indian shorelines
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/123456789/1036
Appears in Collections:Summary Report and List of Activities Proposal for Aceh and Nias Earthquake and Tsunami Disaster

Files in This Item:

File Description SizeFormat
Sum report CDM Act2.pdf1.07 MBAdobe PDFView/Open

Items in DSpace are protected by copyright, with all rights reserved, unless otherwise indicated.


Aceh Tsunami Digital Repository copyright @ TDMRC-Unsyiah - Banda Aceh, 2010, Powered by DSpace,