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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 ocean ...

What Causes a Tsunami? - Tsunami Geology - GEOLOGY.COM

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The impact of a large meteorite could also cause a tsunami. Tsunamis travel across the open ocean at great speeds and build into large deadly waves in the ...

Pacific Tsunami Museum | Science | What Causes a Tsunami?

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Tsunamis are caused by violent seafloor movement associated with earthquakes, landslides, lava entering the sea, seamount collapse, or meteorite impact.

NEAMTIC - The cause of tsunamis

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A tsunami is a series of enormous waves created by an underwater disturbance usually associated ... Most deaths caused by tsunamis are because of drowning.

BBC - GCSE Bitesize: What causes a tsunami?

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A tsunami is a huge wave, usually caused by volcanic or earthquake activity under the ocean, which can eventually crash onto the shoreline. The effects on a  ...

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Mar 26, 2011 ... Tsunami - http://www.tmba.tv/broadcastanimation/weathergraphics/what-casues- a-tsunami/ What Causes a Tsunami- TMBA created this 3d ...

Causes of tsunami - Beachsafe

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What causes tsunami? A tsunami is a series of waves travelling across the ocean due to a sudden displacement of a large body of water. This displacement can ...

Tsunami - How a Tsunami Happens

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How Earthquakes Cause Tsunamis. The illustration below shows a subduction earthquake (one where a denser plates shifts below its neighboring plate, at left).

Earthquakes & Tsunamis: Causes & Information - LiveScience

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Apr 20, 2015 ... Earthquakes occur every day, but most people don't notice the small ones. Here's what causes earthquakes.

The Causes & Effects of a Tsunami - Video & Lesson Transcript ...

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A tsunami is a powerful series of waves that result due to an abrupt disturbance, such as an earthquake. Learn how tsunamis form and grow and...

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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.
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What causes Tsunamis? - Geoscience Australia

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Tsunami are waves caused by sudden movement of the ocean due to earthquakes, landslides on the sea floor, land slumping into the ocean, large volcanic ...

What Causes a Tsunami?

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March 10, 2011 7:00 PM. A tsunami is a series of large waves generated by an abrupt movement on the ocean floor that can result from an earthquake, an ...

What are tsunamis, and what causes them? - International Tsunami ...

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Tsunamis (pronounced soo-ná-mees), also known as seismic sea waves ( mistakenly ... Drowning is the most common cause of death associated with a tsunami.