What Are Tsunami Waves?
Tsunamis are massive waves caused by the sudden disturbance of water at the ocean's surface. Tsunamis that occur close to land can destroy entire communities within minutes. Large disturbances can even cause tsunamis thousands of miles away. According to...
Tsunami aftermath in Aceh, Indonesia. Tsunami are sometimes referred to as
tidal waves. This once-popular term derives from the ...
Sep 17, 2015 ... Tsunami waves triggered by a massive 8.3 earthquake have reached Chilean
shores, flooding the streets and forcing people to seek shelter on ...
Sep 18, 2015 ... Small tsunami waves reached the Japanese coast Friday morning, two days after
a magnitude 8.3 earthquake struck offshore Chile and killed ...
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Sep 16, 2015 ... A tide gauge less than 100 miles from the quake's epicenter has logged wave
heights in excess of 14 feet.
Aug 27, 2013 ... A unique beach that gives beach goers a tsunami wave.
Tsunamis are unlike wind-generated waves, which many of us may have
observed on a local lake or at a coastal beach, in that they are characterized as ...
Sep 18, 2015 ... News: Tsunami waves from Chile earthquake expected to reach Orange County |
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Sep 17, 2015 ... Tsunami waves also hit the coast further north and south of the quake's epicentre,
with waves half a metre higher than usual as far north as La ...