28 October 2010
Tsunami in Sumatra, Indonesia
|Type of Event:||Tsunami|
|Location of Event:||Indonesia|
|Date of Charter Activation:||28/10/2010|
|Charter Requestor:||ADRC for Indonesia National Institute of Aeronautics and Space|
A two meter high tsunami struck Mentawai islands off the western coast of Sumatra, Indonesia following a 7.2 magnitude undersea earthquake on 25 October 2010 night.
More than 100 people have been killed and many more are missing after a tsunami triggered by an earthquake.
Request submitted via the Sentinel Asia escalation process