A tsunami can travel through the ocean at the speed of a commercial jet. ... After
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An earthquake in the Indian Ocean off Indonesia in December 2004 caused a
tsunami that killed over 200000 people in 14 countries. More earthquake facts.
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The Joint Australian Tsunami Warning Centre (JATWC) utilises national capacity
where available to provide notification and verification of earthquakes that may ...
Tsunami is a series of huge water waves caused by an earthquake or volcano
eruption under the sea or a landslide or meteoroid impact or any kind of ...
Tsunami Facts The word Tsunami or 'harbour-wave' comes from the Japanese
word 'tsu', which means harbour and 'nami' which means wave. They are ...
A tsunami occurs when a large volume of water is displaced, usually caused by
an earthquake, volcano, or landslides, but they can also be caused by an ...
Tsunamis. Written for the KidsKnowIt Network by: Meredith Tennant. The name '
tsunami' is Japanese. It means harbor wave. Tsunamis used to be called tidal ...
On Boxing Day 2004 a massive earthquake created a tsunami causing
devastation around the Indian Ocean resulting in the deaths of more than
Tsunamis are giant waves caused by earthquakes or volcanic eruptions under
the sea. ... 2016 | You are here: http://oceanservice.noaa.gov/facts/tsunami.html.