Top 10 Tsunamis
Tsunamis are very huge and powerful waves formed in seas and oceans. These powerful and destructive waves (Tsunamis) are caused due to factors like undersea earthquakes and volcanic eruptions. Here is a list of top 10 Tsunamis.
|Location||Date||Estimated no of people killed|
|Southeast Asia||26 December, 2004||more than 2,00,000|
|Krakatoa, Sumatra||27 August, 1883||36,380|
|Suniku, Japan||15 June, 1896||28,000|
|Tohoko, Japan||11 March, 2011||16,500|
|Agadir, Morocco||29 February, 1960||12,000|
|Lisbon, Portugal||1 November, 1755||10,000|
|Papua New Guinea||18 July, 1998||8000|
|Chile and Japan||22 May, 1960||5,700|
|Philippines||17 August, 1976||5000|
|Japan||28 October, 1707||4,900|
That was all about the top 10 Tsunamis.