Infographic on tsunami

A picture is worth a thousand words: information and data on tsunami are summarized in graphics (in german).

water velocity and height

Sketch showing the correlation between water depth and wave velocity and height.
(Grafik: eskp.de/CC-BY).

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tsunami in the Mediterranean

The map shows strong, tsunami triggering earthquakes in the Mediterranean Sea.
(Graphic: eskp.de/CC-BY).

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2004: earthquake & tsunami

Location of the strong earthquake in 2004 off Sumatra, Indonesia. A lot of people around the Indian Ocean were killed.
(Graphic: eskp.de/CC-BY).

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Mega-cities at risk

Selected Mega-Cities in areas with an increased risk e.g. earthquakes, volcanic eruption, tsunami, hurricane/cyclone.
(Graphic: eskp.de/CC-BY).

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