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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...

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.

How does a tsunami happen? | Reference.com

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Tsunamis are formed by violent underwater earthquakes, landslides, volcanic eruptions, and, ... As a result, most tsunamis occur near or at fault lines. ... What Time Did the 2004 Tsunami Happen · When Did the South Asian Tsunami Happen ...

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 ...

What caused the massive 2004 Indian Ocean tsunami - The Hindu

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Dec 24, 2014 ... What caused the massive 2004 Indian Ocean tsunami ... This earthquake occurred along a thrust fault in the subduction zone where the Indian ...

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

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Mar 11, 2011 ... Japanese tsunami March 2011 ... What caused the tsunami? ... The earthquake occurred at the relatively shallow depth of 15 miles, meaning ... 'What he did was mass murder': little sympathy for Colombia plane crash pilot ...

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

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Welcome to DoSomething.org, a global movement of 5.5 million young people making positive change, online and off! The 11 facts you want are below, and the  ...

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.

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, ...

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

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Dec 22, 2014 ... How a combination of factors made the Indian Ocean earthquake and tsunami so devastating.

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

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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 ...