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Where is a tsunami most likely to happen? - Earth Observatory of ...

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Every coastal area and river estuary is potentially threatened by tsunamis, but they are most likely to happen on shores facing directly a megathrust. Scientists ...

Tsunami Alarm System - Occurrence of Tsunamis worldwide

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Where do tsunamis occur? Generally the danger of a tsunami occurring exists where earth- and lake-quakes are possible, in areas where tectonic plates collide  ...

NOAA Center for Tsunami Research - FAQ results

nctr.pmel.noaa.gov/faq_display.php?kw=15 March 2005 Interview with Dr. Hal Mofjeld

Tsunamis occur most often in the Pacific Ocean and Indonesia because the Pacific ...

Where do most tsunamis occur? - Ask.com

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Tsunamis occur most often in the Pacific Ocean and Indian Ocean, according to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration's Center for Tsunami ...

Tsunami - How a Tsunami Happens

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In fact, "... most tsunamis do not result in giant breaking waves (like normal surf waves at the ... They occur in the water and often are triggered by earthquakes.

How often do Tsunamis Occur? — GEOL 105 Natural Hazards

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Feb 27, 2012 ... Most tsunamis are caused by underwater earthquakes but not all ... The amount of smaller tsunamis that occur is unknown because the effects ...

Earth Science for Kids: Tsunamis - Ducksters

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Kids learn about tsunamis including what causes them such as earthquakes, ... Where do tsunamis occur? Tsunamis can occur in any major body of water.

How do earthquakes generate tsunamis? - International Tsunami ...

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By far, the most destructive tsunamis are generated from large, shallow ... More than 80% of the world's tsunamis occur in the Pacific along its Ring of Fire ...

Pacific Tsunami Museum | Science | What Causes a Tsunami?

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Tsunamis happen most frequently in the Pacific Ocean because of the many large earthquakes associated with subduction zones along the margins of the ...

Tsunami Early Warning System - How do tsunamis occur - CWarn

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How do tsunamis occur? Tsunami are actually waves caused by sudden movement of the ocean due to earthquakes, landslides on the sea floor, land slumping ...

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Where do Tsunamis occur? - Geoscience Australia

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There is evidence that the Australian coast may have experienced large tsunami during the past few thousand years. This evidence is revealed through deposits ...

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

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Most tsunamis, about 80 percent, happen within the Pacific Ocean's “Ring of Fire, ” a ... Some tsunamis do not appear on shore as massive breaking waves but ...

Where do tsunamis happen most? - Ask.com

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Tsunamis occur with the most frequency in the Pacific Ocean and around Indonesia. This is because of the properties of the Pacific Rim; it has a high number of ...