Created By: Mikah Tucker and the rest of his group
Physical Characteristics of Tsunamis
This Diagram shows what a Tsunami is made of.
Tsunami in Japan
This was cause by a massive earthquake which was located near Japan
This Tsunami launch wave was created by a underater volcanic eruption.
Tsunami Awareness/ Safety Information
Tsunami Occurance Worldwide
As a result, the largest source region for tsunamis is in the Pacific Ocean with 71% of all occurrences.The remaining occurrences of tsunamis happen in the Mediterranean Sea (15%), Caribbean Sea and Atlantic Ocean (7%), Indian Ocean (6%), and finally the Black Sea (1%). Of all tsunamis, 83% are produced directly by earthquakes.
Tsunami Impact of life
March 11,2011 a 9.0 tsunami trampled the Japanese coatline.
It killed 15,000 people and 3,000 atleast are still missing.
There was tons of debris and radioactivity along the west coast
Almost 6,000 miles away.