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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/2004_Indian_Ocean_earthquake_and_tsunami

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: Seismographic and acoustic data indicate that ...

www.thehindu.com/sci-tech/what-caused-the-massive-2004-indian-ocean-tsunami/article6723085.ece

Dec 24, 2014 ... This earthquake occurred along a thrust fault in the subduction zone where the ... Tsunami waves are also known to have been generated by ...

www.earthmagazine.org/article/japans-megaquake-and-killer-tsunami-how-did-happen

Its epicenter was 130 kilometers off Sendai, Honshu; it occurred at a relatively shallow ... Casualties from the earthquake and tsunami in Japan may be 30,000.

academic.evergreen.edu/g/grossmaz/springle

How a Tsunami. Happens Lindsey Springer springle@uwec.edu ... about that ripple, it seems to disappear as time goes on--but in actuality, it does not stop.

www.ibtimes.co.uk/boxing-day-tsunami-how-2004-indian-ocean-earthquake-became-deadliest-history-1480582

Dec 22, 2014 ... In the case of the 2011 earthquake and tsunami, warnings were issued so authorities and the public could react – but this did not happen in ...

www.theguardian.com/world/2011/mar/11/japan-earthquake-tsunami-questions-answers

Mar 11, 2011 ... Japan earthquake and tsunami: what happened and why. The key questions ... How does the earthquake compare with others? This was the ...

www.livescience.com/13180-japan-tsunami-earthquake-explained.html

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 ...

time.com/3636613/what-caused-the-boxing-day-tsunami

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 ...

cwarn.org/tsunami/how-tsunami-occur

Tsunami are actually waves caused by sudden movement of the ocean due to earthquakes, landslides on the sea floor, land slumping into the ocean, major ...

www.religioustolerance.org/tsunami04e.htm

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 ...