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. A tsunami is a series of waves caused by earthquakes or undersea volcanic eruptions. 5 Mega Tsunami Caught On Camera Enjoy the videoRate Comment Share. A tsunami t suːˈnɑːmi t sʊˈ - tsoo-NAH-mee tsuu-.
Large earthquakes that occur near or under the ocean Volcanic eruptions Submarine landslides Onshore landslides in which large volumes of debris fall into the water Scientists do not use the term tidal wave because these waves are not caused by tides. ThanxFor copyright matters please contact us at. Earthquakes volcanic eruptions and other underwater explosions.
Previous 40 Tsunami Messages. A tsunami is a series of extremely long waves caused by a large and sudden displacement of the ocean usually the result of an earthquake below or near the ocean floor. Tsunamis are ocean waves triggered by.
A tsunami is a series of ocean waves that sends surges of water sometimes reaching heights of over 100 feet 305 meters onto land. US Dept of Commerce Page Owner. This force creates waves that radiate outward in all directions away from their source sometimes crossing entire ocean basins.
On September 29 2009 a tsunami caused substantial damage and loss of life in American Samoa Samoa and Tonga. Harbour wave pronounced tsɨᵝnamʲi is a series of waves in a water body caused by the displacement of a large volume of water generally in an ocean or a large lake.