How Tsunami Warning System In The Indian Ocean s1180197 Kana Horii
Summary・ Locate: The Indian Ocean ・ Since : 2005・ Readership: UNESCO(IOC)
Why the system was constructedThe great earthquake of 9.0 was occurred. (in west Sumatora in Indonesia in December 26, 2004) ↓ More than 280000 people died. (This reason is tsunami warning was not) ↓ The tsunami warning system was set up. (United Nations World Conference on Disaster Reduction held in Kobe in January 2005.)
Center and Seismograph Number Locate India,Indonesia, tsunami warning Australia, center 5 Thailand ,Malaysia, indonesia Seismograph About All over 80 the world
SystemSend informationto the center toobserve thetsunami with aGPS.
The contents・ Observation of earthquakes and tsunami ・ Estimated time of arrival・ Tsunami forecast・ Earthquake information
Conclusion ・ This system was set up from past mistakes ・ This system involved a lot of equipment and people・ This system is very important to protect the lives