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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tsunami

A tsunami or tidal wave, also known as a seismic sea wave, is a series of waves in a water ..... Except for the very largest tsunamis, the approaching wave does not break, but rather appears like a fast-moving tidal bore. Open bays ..... Jump up ^ Facts and figures: how tsunamis form, Australian Geographic, March 18, 2011.

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A tsunami can travel through the ocean at the speed of a commercial jet. ... at speeds of about 500 miles or 805 kilometers an hour, almost as fast as a jet plane.

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Tsunami facts: A Tsunami is not just a single wave but a series of ocean waves ... Fact 12: Tsunamis can travel as fast as 5000 miles per hour, without being ...

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Mar 29, 2017 ... Rising from the tumultuous ocean, tsunami unleash death, destruction, and enormous power. Learn interesting tsunami facts, history, science, ...

www.nationalgeographic.com/environment/natural-disasters/tsunamis

A tsunami is a series of ocean waves that sends surges of water, sometimes ... sea at up to 500 miles (805 kilometers) an hour—about as fast as a jet airplane.

www.sciencekids.co.nz/sciencefacts/earth/tsunamis.html

Check out the cool trivia and have fun learning about some of our planet's most ... Check out our tsunami facts for kids and learn some interesting information ...

www.cnn.com/2013/08/20/world/tsunamis-fast-facts/index.html

Dec 15, 2016 ... Read CNN's Fast Facts to learn more background information about tsunamis and some of the worst tsunamis in history.

www.cnn.com/2013/08/23/world/tsunami-of-2004-fast-facts/index.html

Dec 11, 2016 ... Read CNN's Tsunami of 2004 Fast Facts and learn more about the 2004 Indian Ocean tsunami that followed the world's third-largest ...

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The majority of tsunamis occur in the Pacific Ocean's Ring of Fire. When they occur, they can be ... Interesting Tsunamis Facts: Approximately 80% of tsunamis  ...