2007-04-02 Tsunami in Solomon on 02 April, 2007

Emergency Obs. Request Information

  • Disaster Type: Tsunami
  • Country: Solomon
  • Occurrence Date (UTC):
  • SA activation Date(UTC): 02 April, 2007
  • Requester: Geoscience Australia (GA)
  • Escalation to the International Charter:
  • GLIDE Number:

Disaster Situation

Country : Solomon Island (which I cannot select) GLIDE No. TS-2007-000042-SLB Request by e-mail from Geoscience Australia's Australian Centre for Remote Sensing (ACRES) Affected Site: Gizo (located at Latitude 8.1S Longitude 156.85E). According to the latest Solomon Government report, death toll is 12 and many dead body is floating on the epicenter area. Many towns were affected by tsunami about 5 meters.