North-Eastern Atlantic, Mediterranean and connected seas

Tsunami Information Centre

Spain

Spain

Name of OrganizationInstituto Geográfico Nacional
Name of OfficialJuan Vicente Cantavella Nadal
Adressc/General Ibáñez Ibero, 3, 28003, Madrid
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Email Adress
Websitehttp://www.ign.es/ign/main/index.do

Name of OrganizationDirección General de Protección Civil y emergencias
Name of OfficialGregorio Pascual Santamaría
AdressC/Quintiliano 21, Madrid
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Websitehttp://www.proteccioncivil.org/

Name of OrganizationInstituto Espanol de Oceanografia (IEO)
Name of OfficialElena Tel
AdressC/ Corazon de Maria, n.8 6 28008 Madrid
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Websitehttp://www.ieo.es/

Recent Tsunami Events in Spain

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 40°26′N 3°42′W1
Area 505,992 km2 3
Coastline 4,964 km*
Climate  
Terrain  
Population 46,755,000 (2012)3 
Official Languages Spanish, Catalan, Basque and Galician
Natural Hazards Drought and flood2
  •  Sources : 
  • 1 Wikipedia
  • 2 Prevention web
  • 3 UN Data
  • * The World factbook
Awareness and Education Materials