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Damage to Countries

The epicenter of the earthquake was situated off the Indonesian island of Sumatra which is fully exposed to the Indian Ocean. Some twenty countries from 2 continents have their coastlines along the Indian Ocean and as such, it was not surprising that countries as far as those in Africa were affected as well.

At a Glance

Before you begin, check out our interactive atlas which will provide you with some basic information.

For more in-depth information, check out the pages below.

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