Tsunami are large waves caused by sudden movement of the ocean due to earthquakes, landslides, large volcanic eruptions or meteorite impact in the ocean.
Most tsunami are caused by large earthquakes on the seafloor when slabs of rock move past each other suddenly, causing the overlying water to move.
A tsunami also known as a seismic sea wave, is a series of waves in a water
body caused by the displacement of a large volume of water, generally in an
The term tsunami from the Japanese and means - Big wave in the port. The term
was coined by fishermen who returned to their ports in the evening after their ...
Apr 28, 2016 ... A tsunami is a series of waves generated in an ocean or other body of water by a
disturbance such as an earthquake, landslide, volcanic ...
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Dec 25, 2011 ... This simulation shows the formation of tsunami waves and their characteristics as
they approach land.
Mar 10, 2011 ... A tsunami is a series of large waves generated by an abrupt movement on the
ocean floor that can result from an earthquake, an underwater ...
Apr 2, 2007 ... In the wake of yesterday's Solomon Islands tsunami, National Geographic News
explains how the killer waves are caused, what the warnings ...
Tsunamis are massive waves that form when an ocean is disturbed by an
earthquake, landslide, volcanic eruption or other disruptive event. Underwater ...
Tsunamis are often incorrectly interchanged with the term" tidal waves," which
refer to high waves of water caused by changes in the flow and surge of the
Mar 18, 2011 ... Tsunamis have occurred through history, but there is still much to learn about
them. Here are the basics.