Waves generated by submarine earth movements, earthquakes, volcanic eruptions or landslides. source: CRED
13 Sep 2014, Arab Times
Karachi was hit by a tsunami in 1945 that killed at least 4,000 people. 'The city is vulnerable because there is a chance of another tsunami in the same vicinity but we dont know when,' said Tauseef Alam, the chief meteorologist who was supervising the drill...
People exposed per year
Source of data: 2009 Global Assessment Report
|Source of data: OFDA/CRED International Disaster Database|
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