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  • Aceh province. Meulaboh is among the hardest hit areas by the 2004 Indian Ocean earthquake. Meulaboh's tiny Cut Nyak Dien Airport lies just a few kilometres
    937 bytes (102 words) - 18:23, 25 November 2013
  • One of the largest bridges in Victoria was destroyed in the 2004 Indian Ocean earthquake. Visit the morning market where residents buy and bargain for
    6 KB (669 words) - 02:04, 10 May 2016
  • waves have taken on local inhabitants. 26 December 2004 An extremely powerful, undersea earthquake of magnitude 9.0 [1] off the north coast of the Indonesian
    2 KB (213 words) - 14:16, 2 March 2013
  • tsunamis can travel very far – for instance the 2004 Indian Ocean tsunami was caused by an earthquake north of Sumatra but also wreaked havoc on the east
    13 KB (2,148 words) - 12:38, 30 March 2016
  • December 2004, the western coast and islands of Sumatra, particularly Aceh province, were struck by a tsunami following the Indian Ocean earthquake. More
    8 KB (1,029 words) - 07:46, 7 May 2016
  • to the Indian mainland. They are grouped here with Southern India. They were just north of the epicenter of the earthquake on 26 December 2004, and were
    26 KB (3,568 words) - 21:47, 17 January 2016
  • Pulau Nias is an island the Indian Ocean off North Sumatra. Isolated yet worldly, the Nias Island chain has been trading since prehistory with other
    3 KB (458 words) - 00:23, 8 May 2016
  • the ocean. Champs-de-Mars was once the most beautiful park in Haiti but is now covered in tents housing people made homeless by the earthquake. It was
    26 KB (4,022 words) - 17:21, 15 May 2016
  • guerrilla force. More recently, on 26 December 2004, the coastal areas were devastated by a huge earthquake triggering a tsunami, which is estimated to have
    11 KB (1,702 words) - 11:11, 2 March 2016
  • islands scattered over both sides of the Equator between the Indian Ocean and the Pacific Ocean. While it has land borders with Malaysia to the north and
    222 KB (33,989 words) - 22:31, 24 May 2016
  • into IGI airport. The top of the tower has twice been rebuilt after an earthquake, and the base has been restored more recently. While entry into the tower
    215 KB (26,513 words) - 23:38, 28 April 2016
  • positioned on the South China Sea, close to vital sea lanes linking Indian and Pacific Oceans, it has an exclusive economic fishing zone that extends as far
    30 KB (4,388 words) - 04:44, 4 May 2016
  • National Park - a land where the ice age still lingers where glaciers, earthquakes, and ocean storms are the architects. Lake Clark National Park and Preserve
    45 KB (7,034 words) - 20:05, 8 May 2016
  • sophisticated warning systems which were lacking in 2004. In Apr 2012 the system was tested by an Indonesian earthquake and performed flawlessly. Sirens alerted
    73 KB (10,715 words) - 22:47, 6 May 2016
  • Djibouti has a unique ecosystem where the mix of the Red Sea and the Indian Ocean results in an abundance of marine life. Between the months of September
    156 KB (23,592 words) - 18:46, 15 April 2016
  • Japan (section Earthquakes)
    strongly help your case. Japan is prone to earthquakes. On 11 March 2011, a 9.0 magnitude earthquake struck off the coast of Miyagi prefecture, triggering
    304 KB (45,573 words) - 21:23, 27 May 2016
  • the upsurge in tourism (unofficial sources have estimated the numbers for 2004 at some four million tourists arriving in Alaska between May and September)
    52 KB (6,879 words) - 20:50, 29 May 2016
  • back as far as 1853, with the majority being constructed after the 1906 earthquake. Considered today to be the home of "old money" families and young urban
    107 KB (14,147 words) - 17:48, 2 May 2016
  • the building was used as a Ranger Station and residence until the 1959 earthquake caused structural damage. The building was restored in 1991.  44.7262-110
    140 KB (18,749 words) - 04:43, 7 April 2016
  • Karachi followed by Pathans, Punjabis and Sindhis. On the fringe of the Indian Ocean, the city is unarguably Pakistan's diverse melting pot, a mingling of
    172 KB (21,634 words) - 22:46, 13 April 2016

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