Deadly tsunamis-Alec Max

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  • 1755 Lisbon, Portugal earthquake

    1755 Lisbon, Portugal earthquake
    The earthquake produced a tsunami that was 7m in size across the Alantic ocean.
  • 1883 Krakatoa explosion

    1883 Krakatoa explosion
    In 1883 Krakatoa, a volcanoe exploded in the Sundra Strait between Java and Sumatra cause the top of thevolcano to collapse into the ocean causing a tsunami 35m in height. The tsunami destroyed 165 villages and killed more than 36,000 people.
  • Sea of Japan Tsunami

    Sea of Japan Tsunami
    On July 12, 1993 an earthquake hit Hokkaido, Japan, causing 230 fatalities.
  • Hawaiin Islands Earthquake

    Hawaiin Islands Earthquake
    The Aleutian Islands in Alaska experienced an earthquake that killed about 160 people.
  • Kamchatka Peninsula Tsunami

    Kamchatka Peninsula Tsunami
    The Kamchatka Peninsula experienced a 9.0 magnitude earthquake that caused a massive tsunami, killing 2300 people.
  • Chilean Earthquake/Tsunami

    Chilean Earthquake/Tsunami
    An Earthquake occured off the coast of Chile on May 22, 1960, which created a Pacific-wide Tsunami. Fatalities are estimated to be between 490 and 2290.
  • Alaskan Earthquake

    Alaskan Earthquake
    A 9.2 Alaskan earthquake generated a tsunami that killed 130 Alaskans/Califorians.
  • Papua New Guinea earthquake

    Papua New Guinea earthquake
    The 7.1 earthquake triggered an underwater landslide which generated tsunami killing 2100 people
  • Turkey

    Northwest and central Turkey where struck by a magnitude 7.9 earthquake, which caused a devastating tsunami and killd 17,000 people.
  • 2004 Sumatra earthquake

    2004 Sumatra earthquake
    The sumatra earthquake of 2004 generated a tsunami that caused massive damage killing 230,000 people
  • 2009 Samoa earthquake

    2009 Samoa earthquake
    An 8.1 magnutide quake triggered a tsunami that killed about 200 peopl
  • 2010 Chile earthquake

    2010 Chile earthquake
    An 8.8 magnitude earthquake generated a tsunami in chile that killed 700 coastal town residents
  • 2011 Japan earthquake

    A 9.1 magnitude earthquake generated a tsunami that hit Japan and killed over 20,000 people.