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Duration 2005/1/24 A strong earthquake has hit the Indonesian island of Sulawesi, causing panic among thousands of people who fled their homes fearing a tsunami.
The earthquake, measuring 6.2, damaged several buildings in the town of Palu. One person died after the tremor struck.
Country or District Indonesia Name Earthquake
Headline(Source, Date) Personal Injury Material Damage Others
Geographycal Data Information
- USGS National Earthquake Information Center 2005/01/24
A strong earthquake occurred on Monday, January 24, 2005. The magnitude 6.3 event has been located in SULAWESI, INDONESIA.
Emergency Relief Information
Urgent Report from Supporting Members of the Asian Disaster Reduction Center