Natural calamities Archive

Biggest Meteor Strikes in History

    5. Manicouagan Crater – Quebec, Canada – 215 million years ago What became known as Lake Manicouagan was created through an asteroid impact over 200 million years ago. This gigantic crater has a 62-mile (100 km)


The largest recorded tsunami was a wave 1720 feet tall in Lituya Bay, Alaska. On the night of July 9, 1958 an earthquake along the Fairweather Fault in the  Alaska Panhandle loosened about 40 million cubic yards