On Saturday December 22nd 2018, around 9.30pm local time the area on the Sunda Strait between Java and Sumatra was hit by a Tsunami wave. It’s possible that a combination of underwater landslides triggered by an eruption of Anak Krakatoa volcano and high tides around the full moon caused the tsunami. The tsunami struck 24 minutes after the volcano erupted. On Monday December 24th the mainstream media reported that more than 1,000 people were injured and 11,600 people displaced and 280 lives passed away. Why wasn’t there a warning system? In the case of tsunamis caused by earthquakes, the shaking earth can act as aRead More →

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