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1992 Masachapa, Nicaragua Images
browse graphicAt least 116 people killed, more than 68 missing and over 13,500 left homeless in Nicaragua. At least 1,300 houses and 185 fishing boats were destroyed along the west coast of Nicaragua.

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Event Description
Natural hazard event (tsunami, earthquake, volcanic eruption or other geological hazard) description, image thumbnails, map, links to metadata and details from the NGDC Hazards databases
Natural Hazards Image Database
Collection of damage and geological images resulting from natural hazards, specifically tsunamis, earthquakes, and volcanoes.
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Event epicenter and image locations
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Cite as: National Geophysical Data Center (2012): Natural Hazard Images Database (Event: 1992 Masachapa, Nicaragua). National Geophysical Data Center, NOAA. doi:10.7289/V5154F01 [access date]

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