Aceh–Andaman earthquake : what happened and what's next?
Date of Issue2005
The huge earthquake of 26 December 2004 and ensuing tsunami were caused by a submarine rupture running from offshore Aceh, Indonesia, to the Andaman Islands. A clearer picture of events is starting to emerge.
DRNTU::Science::Geology::Volcanoes and earthquakes
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