Tsunami Time Toast By Nicholas Heckman

  • Lisbon Earthquake (Portugal)

    Lisbon Earthquake (Portugal)
    Magnitude 9. Killed 20,000. Traveled Atlantic Ocean and was amplified to 7 meters high.
  • Krakatoa Eruption (Java/Sumatra)

    Krakatoa Eruption (Java/Sumatra)
    Killed 36,000. Destroyed 165 villages and was 35 feet high. Krakatoa volcano in the Sundra Strait between Java and Sumatra caused the top of the volcano to collapse into the ocean, creating the tsunami.
  • Aleutia Earthquake (Alaska)

    Aleutia Earthquake (Alaska)
    Magnitude 8.1. Killed 160 in Hawaiin Islands.
  • Great Chilean Earthquake (Chile)

    Great Chilean Earthquake (Chile)
    Magnitude 9.5. Killed 61 in Hawaii. Traveled Pacific Ocean for 15 hours.
  • Good Friday Earthquake (Alaska)

    Good Friday Earthquake (Alaska)
    Magnitude 9.2. Killed 130 in Alaska and California.
  • Sea of Japan Earthquake (Japan)

    Sea of Japan Earthquake (Japan)
    Magnitude 7.8. Killed 120 in Okushiri Island, Japan.
  • Papua New Guinea Quake (Papua New Guinea)

    Papua New Guinea Quake (Papua New Guinea)
    Magnitude 7.1. Killed 2,108. Tsunami was created by a submarine landslide.
  • Sumatra Earthquake (Indonesia)

    Sumatra Earthquake (Indonesia)
    Magnitude 9.1. Killed 230,000.
  • Samoa Earthquake (Samoa Islands

    Samoa Earthquake (Samoa Islands
    Killed 200 in samoa. Magnitude 8.1
  • Chile Earthquake

    Chile Earthquake
    Killed 700 people in coastal towns. Magnitude 8.8
  • Tohoku Earthquake (Japan)

    Tohoku Earthquake (Japan)
    Killed 20,000 in Japan with magnitude 9.1.