Seismogenic tsunami


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Rapid uplift of seafloor during an earthquake produces mound of ocean water that spreads outward as tsunami waves.

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used with permission from: "At Risk: Earthquakes & Tsunamis on the West Coast" by J. Clague, C. Yorath, R. Franklin, and B. Turner, Tricouni Press, 200 pp., 2006
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