What was the biggest earthquake in Indonesia?
Largest earthquakes in or near Indonesia on record since 1900
|Date and time||Mag Depth||Map|
|Aug 16, 1976 16:11 GMT||7.9 33 km||Map|
|Apr 6, 2010 22:15 GMT||7.8 31 km||Map|
|Jun 2, 1994 18:17 GMT||7.8 18 km||Map|
|Dec 12, 1992 05:29 GMT||7.8 28 km||Map|
When was the last big earthquake in Indonesia?
|2018-09-28||Sulawesi||Major tsunami (up to 7m), more than 600 people missing.|
What caused the Sulawesi earthquake 2021?
At least 108 people were confirmed dead and more than 3,300 were injured, while thousands of residents were displaced due to the quake. An aftershock struck on 3 February 2021, killing a man and causing further damage.
2021 West Sulawesi earthquake.
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|Casualties||108 dead, 3,369 injured, 3 missing|
Did Maria Belon lose her leg in the tsunami?
She lost part of a leg in the tragedy, but miraculously (spoiler alert), she managed to reunite with the rest of her family by sheer luck. More than 283,000 died. Belon, once a family doctor turned stay-at-home mom, emerged from the ordeal a different person.
How much damage did the 2004 tsunami cause?
An astonishing roughly quarter million people (227,899) were killed or missing and presumed dead, including tourists, making this the deadliest tsunami in history. About 1.7 million people were displaced. Total damage was estimated at roughly $13 billion (2017 dollars).