What is the population of Sumatra?
Sumatra's population is approximately 45 million
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\n. \nNo, Jakarta is not in Sumatra but in Jawa ; also known as Java..
The facts you should put is certainly about the illegal logging that has happened since a long time ago. The illegal logging has effected not only the forest but also the animals that lives in it. Also, you could add about forest fire done accidentally to make an area to grow crops.
The focal depth of an earthquake is how far beneath the earth'ssurface the hypo-center of the earthquake.Because of its locationin the Indian Ocean, however, its focal depth is measured as 30kilometers below mean sea level, rather than being measured at theseabed.
The name of the area of water between Malaysia and Sumatra iscalled the Strait of Malacca. It stretches for about 800kilometers.
Well, if you are talking about the 2004 Sumatra Earthquake then it lasted about 3-4 minutes but the exact time can't be found because the length of the time people felt the shaking varies depending on the distance to the fault, other factors and the type of bedrock they were on.
The Straits of Malacca. It is a very narrow strip of water. It is also one of the most important shipping lanes in the world, thus also among the busiest in the world.
The distance from the center of the Republic of Singapore to theisland of Sumatra is 178.7 miles. This is a 20 minute flight.
Sumatras are a distinctive chicken that looks less like domestic bird than any other chicken. They have rather long tails carried low and appear to be drooping. They have multiple spurs on each leg, dark purple faces and a high degree of greenish luster on jet black plumage. More information Av…erage Weight for Sumatra : Cock-5 pounds; hen-4 pounds; cockerel-4 pounds; pullet-3-1/2 pounds.. Skin Color: Yellow.. Egg Shell Color: White or light tint.. Use: Strictly an ornamental fowl.. Origin: Sumatras come from the island of Sumatra from which they take their name. ( Full Answer )
1. some people lost there homes: when the tsunami occurred most of people lost there homes. 2. schools and hospitals were detsroyed: in the tsunami schools and hospitals were destroyed teachers, doctors and nurses were killed 3. people lost their jobs. 4. torism had no place to stay 5. people could …travel tell limited areas 6. people scared tsunami would occur again ( Full Answer )
\nSumatra just like the rest of Indonesia is mostly Muslim. Two-thirds of the Batak ethnic group in Northern Sumatra is considered Christian (either Catholic or Protestant). Throughout most of Indonesia a unique form of Islam (a blend of Sufism, Hinduism and indigenous spiritual beliefs) is practice…d. \n. \n. \nSarah Van-Krieken.\nwww.myspace.com/sar24bear ( Full Answer )
Tsunami. There was an undersea earthquake in the Indian Ocean on December 26, 2004. The earthquake triggered a series of devastating tsunamis. More than 225,000 people in eleven countries were killed by the natural disaster. It was one of the deadliest hazards in history. Indonesia, Sri Lanka, Indi…a, and Thailand were hardest hit. ( Full Answer )
The Boxing Day tsunami occurred off the coast of Northern Sumatra, Sunday the 26 th of December, 2004, 00:58:53.
Borneo, Java, Bali, and several smaller islands are between Sulawesi (called Celebes in older atlases) and Sumatra. Look them up in an atlas to see which you think your teacher wants.
Sulawesi - It is an island of central Indonesia on the equator east of Borneo. Sumatra - An island of western Indonesia in the Indian Ocean south of the Malay Peninsula. For the source and more detailed information concerning this subject, click on the related links section (Answers.com) in…dicated below. ( Full Answer )
Sumatra is the largest island in Indonesia, but the nationalcapital (Jakarta) is on the island of Java. There are 10 provinceson Sumatra and each province has a capital city: Nangroe Aceh Darussalam : Banda Aceh Sumatera Utara : Medan Sumatera Barat : Padang Riau : Pekanbaru Jambi : Kota Jambi Suma…tera Selatan : Palembang Bengkulu : Bengkulu Kota Lampung : Bandar Lampung Kepulauan Bangka Belitung : Pangkal Pinang Kepulauan Riau : Tanjung Pinang The capitol of Sumatra is the city of Jakarta. ( Full Answer )
Sumatra is an island located on the Sundra Islands. The islandbelongs to the country of Indonesia and is the 6th largest islandin the world.
The Strait of Malacca is located between Singapore and Sumatra.This body of water is located near the Malay Peninsula.
Sumatra is an island in western Indonesia, westernmost of the Sunda Islands. It is the largest island entirely in Indonesia, therefore it's not a country.
It happened because the tectonic plates rubbed together and then suddenly moved OR. It happened because the ground shakes as pressure is being released between 2 plates
Indonesia is a country made up of many islands. Sumatra is the largest island of the group that makes up this country. Northern Sumatra is simply a geographical part of the island.
Indonesia includes the island of Sumatra. Sumatra is an island and Indonesia is the country
Only Indonesia... However, Kalimantan belongs to Malaysia and Brunei too. Check out the map :D
There are many names for the different areas of the water that separates Sumatra from Thailand. The South China Sea is a large body of water between the Indonesian Islands, (including Sumatra), and Indo-China, where Thailand is. Depending on where you are on Sumatra, you may encounter the Strait …of Malacca (between Sumatra and the Malay Peninsula, the Karimata Straight in the Java Sea (between Sumatra and Borneo), and the Gulf of Thailand, which would have to be sailed through if one wanted to land in Thailand. Alternatively, the Andaman Sea, north of the tip of Sumatra, could be used to get to Myanmar, which borders Thailand. ( Full Answer )
The direct cause was the eruption of the nearby island volcano of Krakatoa, in August 1883.
The whole Sumatra Island belongs to Indonesia while Borneo is divided among three countries: Indonesia, Malaysia and Brunei Darussalam.
There are many islands that lies between Sulawesi and Sumatra, but the biggest one is Kalimantan or sometimes called as Borneo.
Sumatra is a separate, larger island of Indonesia, not a city. Java is an island in Indonesia and is the site of the national capital, Jakarta, a special region capital (Yogyakartya), and 4 provincial capitals.
The place was totally destroyed, well it has been the second time it happened. I just wanted to know, are you talking about the 2004 sumatra earthquake or the 2012 one?
There is no real "sea".. the straits (piece of narrow waterway) is called the Mallacca Straight. Immediately adjacent to the Malaca strait, and between Singapore and Borneo, is the south china sea, which lays on the east coast of Malaysia (the peninsula, not Malaysian Borneo). the area north of the …malacca straight, on the other side of malaysia, is the andaman sea. to the south of Singapore, next to Borneo, and south of billitung; is the Java sea (south of Borneo, north of Java (where the capital of Indonesia = Jakarta is located) (Jakarta = Djakarta = Batavia = all old names for the same place).Hope this helps! Cheers. ( Full Answer )
The epicentre was: around 100 miles west of Sumatra almost 20 miles below sea level between Simeulue and mainland Indonesia
the earthquake was caused by thrust faulting on the boundary between the Australian Plate and the Sunda Plate. At the location of the earthquake, offshore of the west coast of Sumatra, the Australia plate moves northeast with respect to the Sunda Plate at a velocity, oblique to the orientation of th…e plate boundary.The component of plate motion perpendicular to the boundary produces thrust faulting on the offshore plate-boundary. the plate boundaries offshore of western Sumatra. According to data from the Japanese PALSAR microwave sensor aboard the Daichi (ALOS) satellite, South Pagai Island was uplifted, creating 6 new islands, and exposing previously submerged coral reefs as well as enlarging existing islands. ( Full Answer )
they are two of five main island in Indonesia. java is the central island, where capital province (Jakarta) located. Sumatra are located at the western part.
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There was not a tsunami named Sumatra. Tsunamis are not named ashurricanes are. In 2004 a tsunami devastated a number of areasaround the Indian Ocean. Worst hit were Sumatra, Thailand, SriLanka, and India.
Look at the related links below, the link will take you to th wikipedia trave guide. You could try googling sumatra too.
Sumatra was named for the largest island in Indonesia. Sumatra means ' big island's.It was a rather really large island.
It's the island of Borneo. In Indonesia, it's called Kalimantan, and there are three countries on the island: Indonesia, Malaysia, and Brunei.
Sri lanka is a Asian country. there is a huge distance between srilanka and Sumatra.
Some math was required to figure this out, but i enjoy math, and there were 3,399 aftershocks.
Yes, it does. I watched a video in my Environmental Science class that was all about the Sumatra rain forest.
It was a 9.3 magnitude earthquake. It was the 2nd worst earthquake that have ever recorded.
The cryptid animal referred to as the ape of Sumatra is called an Orang Pendek.
The Tsunami was caused by a 9.1 magnitude earthquake in the middle of the Indian ocean.
The tsunami in Sumatra equalled about 142 nuclear blasts. Or you can compare it to snooki farts, if you are measuring this way, it equals 1/10000000 snooki fart.
Sumatra is an island. These airports are within proximity of Sumatra: Sultan Syarif Qasim II International Airport - Pakanbaru, Indonesia (PKU / WIBB) Minangkabau International Airport - Padang, Indonesia (PDG / WIPT) Malacca International Airport - Malacca, Malaysia (MKZ / WMKM) Hang N…adim Airport - Batu Besar, Indonesia (BTH / WIDD) Singapore Changi Airport - Singapore, Singapore (SIN / WSSS) Kuala Lumpur International Airport - Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia (KUL / WMKK) ( Full Answer )
With proper mitigation, evacuation and informatory systems damage can be minimized leaving minimum deaths but loss of property can only be prevented to a very small extent.
Sumatra Coffee is world famous . Famous handicrafts are kain songket which are usually made of silk and plangi cloth
Strait of Malacca The Strait of Malacca is a 805 km (500 mi) stretch of water between the Peninsular Malaysia and the Indonesian island of Sumatra
Java and Sumatra are two of five main Island in Indonesia. Java is the central Island. Sumatra is located at the Western part.
Medan was the capital of the Stateof East Sumatra. East Sumatra was absorbed into theNetherlands province of North Sumatra in 1950.