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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tsunami

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.

Tsunami Facts, Tsunami Information, Tsunami Videos, Tsunami ...

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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.

Tsunamis | Ready.gov

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This page explains what actions to take when you receive a tsunami ... Tsunamis, also known as seismic sea waves (mistakenly called “tidal waves”), are a ...

Tsunami- EnchantedLearning.com

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A tsunami (pronounced sue-nahm-ee) is a series of huge waves that can cause great devastation and loss of life when they strike a coast. Tsunamis are caused ...

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).

Tsunami, Great Waves - International Tsunami Information Center

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This 12-page glossy brochure provides information on what a tsunami is, how fast and how big they can be, what causes them, and describes programs ...

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 ...

11 facts About Tsunamis | DoSomething.org | Volunteer for Social ...

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A tsunami is a series of ocean waves caused by an underwater earthquake, landslide, or volcanic eruption. More rarely, a tsunami can be generated by a giant ...

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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.