indian tsunami 2004

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  • Tsunami,india-2004
    • causes
      • indo-australian subduction beneath the eurasian plate
    • responses
      • over $7 billion pledged from other nations
      • one year later over 600,00 people still living in tents
      • in 2005 an earlywarning system was set up with detectors and buyous
      • foreign troop used in relief effort
    • effects
      • 250,000 deaths
      • 2 million homeless
      • 12 nations affected
      • 125,000 injuries
    • nature of hazard and additional info
      • 9.2 magnitude
      • 20km focus

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