EARTHQUAKE AND TSUNAMI OF NOVEMBER 26, 1999 IN VANUATU

EARTHQUAKE AND TSUNAMI OF NOVEMBER 26, 1999 IN VANUATU George Pararas-Carayannis —————————————— INTRODUCTION A 7.3 earthquake struck Vanuatu, a group of about 80 islands in the Southwest Pacific that has a population of about 190,000 people. Worst-hit was Pentecost, an island with a population of about 12,000. This was the strongest earthquake recorded in the […]