The Indian Ocean earthquake and tsunami occurred at UTC on 26 December, with an epicentre off the west coast of northern Sumatra, Indonesia.
Indian Ocean tsunami of , tsunami that hit the coasts of several countries of South and Southeast Asia in December The tsunami and its aftermath.
A powerful undersea earthquake that struck off the coast of Sumatra island, Indonesia, set off the Indian Ocean tsunami, also known as the Christmas or Boxing Day tsunami, on Sunday morning, Dec. 26, Then, in succession, tsunami waves rolled over coastlines in Thailand.
On this day, ten years ago, a magnitude earthquake struck beneath the Indian Ocean near Indonesia, generating a massive tsunami that.
It was , the day after Christmas, and thousands of European and American tourists had flocked to the beaches of Thailand, Sri Lanka and.