Kōrero: Tsunamis

Local-source tsunamis (2 o 2)

Local-source tsunamis

This map shows the areas affected by tsunamis from local sources since the 1820s. Tsunamis have accompanied several of the major earthquakes that occurred offshore or close to the coast.

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Te Ara – The Encyclopedia of New Zealand

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Sources: GNS Science Ministry of Civil Defence & Emergency Management

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Te tuhi tohutoro mō tēnei whārangi:

Eileen McSaveney, 'Tsunamis - Tsunamis – New Zealand’s underrated hazard', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/map/6205/local-source-tsunamis (accessed 4 June 2020)

He kōrero nā Eileen McSaveney, i tāngia i te 12 Jun 2006, reviewed & revised 17 Feb 2017