North-Eastern Atlantic, Mediterranean and connected seas

Tsunami Information Centre

Egypt

Egypt

Name of OrganizationNile Forecasting Centre - Ministry of Water Resources
Name of OfficialNahed Abdel Fattah Ibrahim
AdressElwaraq, Giza
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Websitehttp://www.emwis-eg.org/recersh%20%20and%20devolpment%20-%20other-1%20-Nile%20Forecast%20Center.htm

Name of OrganizationInternational Civil Defence Organisation
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Websitehttp://www.icdo.org/en/media/press-media/director-general-civil-defence-egypt/

Name of OrganizationNational Institute of Oceanography and Fisheries (NIOF)
Name of OfficialMahmoud Ismail
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Websitehttp://www.niof.sci.eg/

Recent Tsunami Events in Egypt

Date (Y/M/D)NameMagnitude
2004/12/23 SPRING BAY, TASMANIA 8.1
2004/12/23 PORT KEMBLA 8.1
2000/6/18 COCOS ISLAND (KEELING) 7.9
1997/4/18 NORFOLK ISLAND  
1989/5/23 SYDNEY 8.1
Country Information
Location 30°2′N 31°13'E1
Area 1,002,000 km2 3
Coastline 2,450 km*
Climate Hot desert climate. Extremely dry all over the country except on the northern Mediterranean coast which receives more rainfall in winter. 
Terrain  
Population 80,722,0003 
Official Languages Arabic1
Natural Hazards Flood, earthquake and tsunami2
  •  Sources : 
  • 1 Wikipedia
  • 2 Prevention web
  • 3 UN Data
  • * The World factbook
Awareness and Education Materials