North-Eastern Atlantic, Mediterranean and connected seas

Tsunami Information Centre

United Kingdom

United Kingdom

Name of Organization DEFRA Flood Management Emergencies
Name of Official Gary Preece
Adress Defra, Nobel House, 17 Smith Square, London SW1 3JR
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Name of Organization National Oceanography Center (NOC)
Name of Official Stephen Hall
Adress European Way, Southampton, SO14 3ZH
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Recent Tsunami Events in United Kingdom

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 51°30′N 0°7′W1
Area 242,495 km2 Excludes Channel Islands (Guernsey and Jersey) and Isle of Man3
Coastline 12,429 km*
Population 62,783,000 (2012)3 
Official Languages English1
Natural Hazards Flood and storm2
  •  Sources : 
  • 1 Wikipedia
  • 2 Prevention web
  • 3 UN Data
  • * The World factbook
Awareness and Education Materials