The slip did not happen instantaneously but took place in two phases over a .....
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Dec 22, 2014 ... The Boxing Day Indian Ocean earthquake and tsunami in 2004 was the ... and
the public could react – but this did not happen in 2004.
Jan 15, 2005 ... Why did the South Asian tsunami happen. ... On 2004-DEC-26 -- the day after
Christmas -- at 0758 local time (0058 GMT), an unusually ...
Dec 26, 2004 ... Most tsunamis occur in the Pacific because the ocean basin is rimmed by the
Ring of Fire, a long chain of the Earth's most seismically active ...
The December 26, 2004 Indian Ocean tsunami was caused by an earthquake
that is thought to have had the energy of 23,000 Hiroshima-type atomic bombs.
... tectonic plates shoot up thirty feet causing an unfathomable earthquake. Learn
more about the 2004 tsunami on Discovery Channel's "Assignment Discovery."
Last Updated: Sunday, 26 December, 2004, 12:58 GMT ... The displacement in
the sea floor has generated this huge tsunami. How does the wave develop?
Tsunami are fast, but not so fast that a phone call couldn't send warning to most
places. But in areas that happen to be very close to the origin, warning and ...
May 27, 2011 ... 2004 Boxing Day Tsunami slideshow of events. ... Statistics<br />Date: Sunday
26th December 2004<br />Time Why did the Tsunami happen?
The giant 2004 Sumatra earthquake ruptured the greatest fault length of any ...
and Tsunamis Occur in the Sumatra Region; What Happened During the 2004 ...