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 2, 2007 ... In the wake of yesterday's Solomon Islands tsunami, National Geographic News
explains how the killer waves are caused, what the warnings ...
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Dec 25, 2011 ... This simulation shows the formation of tsunami waves and their characteristics as
they approach land.
Tsunamis are massive waves that form when an ocean is disturbed by an
earthquake, landslide, volcanic eruption or other disruptive event. Underwater ...
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
What Causes a Tsunami - by Geology.com. ... Most tsunamis are caused by
earthquakes generated in a subduction zone, an area where an oceanic plate is
Mar 18, 2011 ... Tsunamis have occurred through history, but there is still much to learn about
them. Here are the basics.
May 26, 2016 ... Therefore, the deep-ocean tsunami travels faster than the local tsunami near ...
Much of the damage inflicted by tsunamis is caused by strong ...
Tsunamis are large, potentially deadly and destructive sea waves, most of which
are formed as a result of submarine earthquakes. They may also result from the ...