The TSUNAMI. Developed and Presented by Victor Holmes
Developed and Presented
cause. In particular a subduction zone
earthquake. In contrast, an earthquake
along a strike-slip fault may not raise
or drop the ocean floor.
The below animation shows how a volcano causes the Tsunami
Earthquakes and Landslides raise the water column just as effectively
EARTHQUAKE LANDSLIDE VOLCANO
Tsunami or “Tidal wave”
Wave from wind
Countries Hit by the 2004 Tsunami
hit land between 40 and 50 mph.
About the speed of a car, but still very
There areusually some warning signs
Some interesting pictures
Before and after pictures of land after a Tsunami
Claimed to have come from the 2004 Tsunami……..This is false, but they look cool!!
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