The most terrible earthquakes in history

Sumatra, Indonesia, December 26, 2004 (9.1 Richter)

In terms of mortal and financial damage, the depth of the catastrophe that was packed on the day after Christmas, or Boxing Day (because people pack their gifts after the name of the day after Christmas) came with a tsunami, Was very large. A total of 22,797 people died or were assumed to have died.