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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 ...

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.

Japan's Tsunami: How It Happened - Live Science

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Mar 11, 2011 ... (Not all undersea quakes generate tsunamis, as some occur so deep in ... of the morning there, but did not seem to be as large as the original 6 ...

How does a tsunami happen? | Reference.com

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What causes tsunamis to happen? ... As a result, most tsunamis occur near or at fault lines. When a tsunami is ... Where did the Indian Ocean tsunami occur? Q: ...

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 ...

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 ...

Tsunami Early Warning System - How do tsunamis occur

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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 ...

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, ...

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

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