Geography Case Studies

The 2004 Tsunami Case Study.

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What date was the Tsunami?

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26th December 2004.

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What did it measure to on the Richter Scale?

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9.1

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What happened?

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The plate thats moving down into the mantle cracked and moved very quickly which caused a lot of water to be displaced.

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How high did the Tsunami waves reach?

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30m high!

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What countries did the Tsunami affect?

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Indonesia, Thailand, India and Sri Lanka.

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230 000.

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Comments

Alex

The 26th december 2004.

Moggerfrog

Ok but a bit brief

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