TSUNAMI of 17 July 2006
A major earthquake with a magnitude of 7.7 occurred at 0819 UTC 17 July, 2006
and was located off the coast of Java (Jawa) (10.28S 107.82E).
The earthquake produced a locally destructive Tsunami that was observed at the
|Country||Arrival time||Travel time||
First Wave sign
Max wave height (cm)
|Cocos I.||Australia||09:50||1hr 31m||+||11.9|
The above tide gage information from the Australian Bureau of Meteorology and the Pacific Tsunami Warning Center was collected by Alexander B. Rabinovich, Institute of Ocean Sciences, Sidney, BC, Canada. for the ITIC Tsunami Bulletin Board.
Latest statistics on human causalities according to Indonesian National Disaster Management Coordinating Agency on 7-26-2006:
|Confirmed Deaths||Estimated Deaths||Injured||Missing||Displaced|
Travel Time Map