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2004 Indian Ocean earthquake and tsunami - Wikipedia, the free ...

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The 2004 Indian Ocean earthquake occurred at 00:58:53 UTC on 26 December with the .... The slip did not happen instantaneously but took place in two phases over a period of several minutes: Seismogr...

Tsunami - How a Tsunami Happens

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How a Tsunami. Happens Lindsey Springer springle@uwec.edu ... Tsunamis are often incorrectly interchanged with the term" tidal waves," which refer ... They tried to warn the threatened countries, who did not get the message in enough time.

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Apr 3, 2011 ... Japan's Tsunami: How It Happened, investigates the science behind the earthquake and tsunami that has devastated Japan. It takes viewers ...

Japan's Tsunami: How It Happened | Earthquakes, Temblors ...

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Mar 11, 2011 ... Tsunamis, such as the one generated by the magnitude 8.9 ... arrived at Hawaii in the wee hours of the morning there, but did not seem to be as ...

Japan earthquake and tsunami: what happened and why | World ...

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Mar 11, 2011 ... The key questions on the Japanese quake answered.

Why did the Boxing Day Tsunami happen? | Reference.com

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The Boxing Day Tsunami in 2004 occurred because an underwater fault ruptured , causing one of the tectonic plates to be thrust upwards, which displaced the ...

What causes Tsunamis? - Geoscience Australia

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Less common are tsunami initiated by volcanic eruptions. These occur in several ways: destructive collapse of coastal, island and underwater volcanoes which ...

Why did the South Asian tsunami happen? - Religious tolerance

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Jan 15, 2005 ... The largest earthquakes, those capable of triggering a Tsunami, occur at subduction zones where one plate dives underneath the edge of an ...

Japan's Earthquake and Tsunami: How They Happened | PBS ...

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Mar 11, 2011 ... The 8.9-magnitude earthquake that struck coastal Japan on Friday, devastating large swaths of the coast and spawning a powerful tsunami, ...

What Caused the Boxing Day Tsunami | TIME

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Dec 26, 2014 ... Read TIME's report on the tsunami that struck a decade ago. ... Tiina Seppanen survived, but more than 100,000 others did not. ... rest of the special issue, here in the TIME Vault, to learn more about what happened: Tsunami.

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Boxing Day tsunami: How 2004 Indian Ocean earthquake became ...

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Dec 22, 2014 ... The Boxing Day Indian Ocean earthquake and tsunami in 2004 was the ... so authorities and the public could react – but this did not happen in ...

Japan's megaquake and killer tsunami: How did this happen ...

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Japan's megaquake and killer tsunami: How did this happen? An aerial view of Minato, Japan, a week after the magnitude-9.0 earthquake and subsequent ...

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 ...