Tag: tsunami

Tsunami Warning, San Francisco, California

The San Francisco Bay area, California is scrambling to prepare for a Tsunami of unknown proportions as it streaks across the Pacific Ocean at 500 mph following a devastating magnitude 8.9 earthquake off the coast of Japan which triggered an astonishing 23 foot tall tsunami there. Evacuations are occurring all …

Indonesia Earthquake-Tsunami-Volcano

Permalink The Mentawai island chain, an underdeveloped region of Indonesia, was closest to the magnitude 7.7 undersea earthquake that struck at the Sunda megathrust fault and caused a large tsunami during the evening hour of 9:42PM on October 25. Local reports described the disaster. The sea water receded far away, …