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2004 Sumatra, Indonesia Images
doi:10.7289/V5154F01
browse graphicThis is the fourth largest earthquake in the world since 1900 and is the largest since the 1964 Prince William Sound, Alaska earthquake. The earthquake caused severe damage and casualties in northern Sumatra, Indonesia and in the Nicobar Islands, India. More than 297,248 people were either killed or listed as missing and presumed dead and 1,126,900 were displaced by the earthquake and subsequent tsunami in 13 countries in South Asia and East Africa. The estimated economic losses exceeded $10 billion

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Cite as: National Geophysical Data Center (2012): Natural Hazard Images Database (Event: 2004 Sumatra, Indonesia). National Geophysical Data Center, NOAA. doi:10.7289/V5154F01 [access date]

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