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Chi-Chi earthquake aka 921 earthquake. By Savage Matt Roorda and Kyle Savage Smith Productions. Date and Time. 1999 09 20 17:47:18 UTC http://www.usgs.gov/natural_hazards/. Location 23.77N 120.98E . Damage . Death- 2,400 Injured- 10,000

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Chi chi earthquake aka 921 earthquake

Chi-Chi earthquakeaka 921 earthquake

By Savage Matt Roorda and Kyle Savage Smith Productions


Date and time
Date and Time

  • 1999 09 20 17:47:18 UTC

  • http://www.usgs.gov/natural_hazards/


Location 23 77n 120 98e
Location 23.77N 120.98E


Damage
Damage

  • Death- 2,400

  • Injured- 10,000

  • NT$300 billion (10 million US Dollars) worth of damage was done to the cites


Other hazards
Other Hazards

  • CHI–CHI Earthquake also caused a landslide

  • Many other countries came to aid

    • Japan

    • France

    • Germany

    • http://www.iris.washington.edu/news/events/taiwan/taiwan99reports/chi-chi4.html


Depth 33 0 kilometers magnitude 7 6
Depth 33.0 kilometersMagnitude 7.6

  • It caused much damage to cites, bridges, buildings, roads and houses


Strategies
Strategies

  • Don’t over crowd cites

  • Spread houses

  • Build Sturdy homes

  • Strict Building Codes


Emergency planning
Emergency Planning

  • Create Home Emergency Kit

  • Save Food and Water

  • Have Safe Home Codes

  • http://www.rcep.dpri.kyoto-u.ac.jp/main/taiwan/index-E.html


Works cited
Works Cited

  • http://www.usgs.gov/natural_hazards/

  • http://www2.rcep.dpri.kyoto-u.ac.jp/~sato/taiwan/index.html

  • http://www.iris.washington.edu/news/events/taiwan/taiwan99reports/chi-chi4.html


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