How do tsunamis happen?

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Offline gurpal

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How do tsunamis happen?
« on: 22/07/2009 16:30:12 »
how do tsaumamis occur?
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Re: How do tsunamis happen?
« Reply #1 on: 22/07/2009 17:13:16 »
Most commonly, earthquakes cause dislocations on the ocean floor which vertically displaces the overlying water creating the massive waves (tsunamis).  But anything that displaces the water can cause tsunamis- submarine volcanic eruptions, landslides, explosions, etc.
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« Reply #2 on: 26/07/2009 01:07:53 »
Earthquakes in the sea, it makes big erosion at the beach, and the erosion makes big explode water