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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...

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 ...

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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 Earthquake & Tsunami of 2011: Facts and Information

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May 7, 2015 ... This isn't likely to happen on the East Coast, but it could. This is an aerial view ... Nor did they expect such a large tsunami. But there had been ...

Tsunami - How a Tsunami Happens

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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.

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 ...

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.

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

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Mar 11, 2011 ... Japan's Earthquake and Tsunami: How They Happened .... Japan does NOT sit at the boundary of the Pacific and Northern American plates...it ...

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

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

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 ...

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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 ...

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 ... wee hours of the morning there, but did not seem to be as large as the original 6 ...

When do tsunamis happen? | Reference.com

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Tsunamis happen when earthquakes, landslides or volcanic eruptions disturb the ocean floor. Most tsunamis occur when there are earthquakes at tectonic plate boundaries. When the ocean floor at the... ... What does a tsunami sound like? Q:  ...