Shaking, trembling or displacement of the earth surface due to seismic waves or other phenomena of volcanic or tectonic origin.source: CRED
10 Sep 2014, CBS
Cheap earthquake detectors could become a household items in the near future if the detector that was built by Joshua Bloom, professor at UC Berkeley receives the necessary funding and it becomes available for everyday use...
People exposed per year
|5||Taiwan, prov. of China||6,625,479|
Source of data: 2009 Global Assessment Report
|Source of data: OFDA/CRED International Disaster Database|
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