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2004 Indian Ocean earthquake and tsunami - Wikipedia

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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...

Boxing Day tsunami: How the 2004 earthquake became the ...

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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 ...

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Dec 23, 2014 ... This deadliest tsunami 2004 caused by a 9.0 magnitude earthquake, ... megathrust earthquake that occurred at 00:58:53 UTC on Sunday, ...

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

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On March 11, 2011, at 2:46 p.m. local time, a magnitude-9.0 earthquake ruptured a 500-kilometer-long fault zone off the northeast coast of Japan. Its epicenter ...

What caused the massive 2004 Indian Ocean tsunami - The Hindu

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Dec 24, 2014 ... This earthquake occurred along a thrust fault in the subduction zone where the Indian tectonic plate is going below the overriding Burmese ...

Japan's Tsunami: How It Happened - Live Science

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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 ...

11 Facts About the 2004 Indian Ocean Tsunami | DoSomething.org ...

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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.

Tsunami - How a Tsunami Happens - Evergreen

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Tsunamis are often incorrectly interchanged with the term" tidal waves," which ... ripple, it seems to disappear as time goes on--but in actuality, it does not stop.

When do tsunamis happen? | Reference.com

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Tsunamis happen when earthquakes, landslides or volcanic eruptions disturb the ocean floor. Most tsunamis ... How did the Boxing Day tsunami happen? Q: ...

Where did the Indian Ocean tsunami occur? | Reference.com

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The waves of the Indian Ocean tsunami of 2004, caused by the Sumatra- Andaman earthquake, originated in the open ocean located to the west of Sumatra in ...