IntroductionMechanism of the Indian Ocean tsunami warning system
BackgroundThe tsunami in the Indian Ocean killed about230,000 people in 2004.
How do it become it when theearthquake happens in the IndianOcean?Data from various sources is sent to Tsunami Warning Centre(PTWC) of the Pacific Ocean where the base is placed inHawaii in Tokyo and Japanese the Meteorological Agency(JMA).
In two centers in Hawaii and Japan,the main is responsible.They receive the newscast, telegraph, and information on thetelephone.
By what method is warning sent topeople?For instance, it informs people of warning with a radio, atelevision, SMS, a bell, a megaphone, and a loudspeaker.
How much country around theIndian Ocean is participating in sucha group?26 countries are participating in such a group among 28countries around the Indian Ocean.
How should I deal when the tsunamihappens?It practices in some countries in preparation for such a crisis.And, when the tsunami happens, it does according to thepractice.
ConclusionCountries around the Indian Ocean cooperate and the Indiantsunami warning system is composed. I think that we shouldcooperate in such a country. Because it is alive in the samecircumstances that we and they encounter the damage of thetsunami.