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Tsunami - Wikipedia

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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 ...

NOAA Tsunami Website

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Comprehensive NOAA Tsunami website - NOAA's role in research, monitoring, preparedness and warnings.

Tsunamis | Ready.gov

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This page explains what actions to take when you receive a tsunami ( pronounced soo-ná-mees) alert from the National Weather Service for your local area.

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Mar 3, 2016 ... MEGA TSUNAMI - Caught on camera - Biggest Tsunami in the world caught on tape https://youtu.be/VRS6wcz0xxM mega tsunami caught on ...

About Tsunamis - International Tsunami Information Center

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Tsunamis (pronounced soo-ná-mees), also known as seismic sea waves ( mistakenly called “tidal waves”), are a series of enormous waves created by an ...

Pacific Tsunami Warning Center - National Weather Service

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Tsunami Messages for All Regions (Past 30 days). Click on the map or table below for more information. Tsunami Messages for All Regions (Past 30 days).

Surviving A Tsunami—Lessons from Chile, Hawaii, and Japan

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An informative booklet about how to survive a tsunami that includes stories of people who survived tsunamis in Chile, Hawaii, and Japan. PDF format; 18 pages; ...

Tsunami About Tsunamis - California Department of Conservation

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A tsunami is a wave, or series of waves, generated by an earthquake, landslide, volcanic eruption, or even large meteor hitting the ocean (The Japanese word ...

Tsunami and Earthquake Research

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Jun 10, 2016 ... General information from the United States Geological Survey on how local tsunamis are generated by earthquakes with animations, virtual ...

Tsunamis - Geography For Kids - By KidsGeo.com

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Tsunamis. Written for the KidsKnowIt Network by: Meredith Tennant. The name ' tsunami' is Japanese. It means harbor wave. Tsunamis used to be called tidal ...

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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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Get Tsunami facts, photos, wallpapers, news and safety tips at National Geographic.

Tsunami | Weather Wiz Kids

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What is a tsunami? A tsunami is a large ocean wave usually caused by an underwater earthquake or a volcanic explosion. Tsunamis are NOT tidal waves.

U.S. Tsunami Warning Centers

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Pacific Tsunami Warning Center ... There is No Tsunami Warning, Advisory, Watch, or Threat in effect. Green OK Traffic Light ... Previous 40 Tsunami Messages ...