In memory of the victims of August 14, 19XX – Japan, Indonesia and Turkey

“In memory of” will highlight deadly earthquakes of the past.
People have forgotten a lot of these human tragedies.
We @ Earthquake Report are hopeful that people in these countries and cities will learn from their history and will make sure that they are building Earthquake Proof houses and that they know what to do when the earth will be shaking again.

M 6.7  14-08-1909   Depth 5 km   Japan – 41 people killed
Epicenter was in Nagahama. Closest big city : Nagoya. No other details could be found.

M 7.3  14-08-1968      Depth 19 km  Indonesia – 392 people killed
The earthquake occurred in the north sulawesi, Indonesia. The earthquake was magnitude 7.8 on the Richter scale and claimed 392 lives of people.

M 5.7  14-08-96      Depth 26 km  Turkey – 1 person killed

One person killed and nine people injured by a landslide at Oymaagac. Some damage in Amasya. Felt strongly in Cankiri, Kastamonu, Samsun, Sivas and Tokat.

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