October 24, 2021

How large can a tsunami be in the Caribbean?

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SEISMOLOGICAL SOCIETY OF AMERICA The 2004 Indian Ocean tsunami has researchers reevaluating whether a magnitude 9.0 megathrust earthquake and resulting tsunami might also be a likely risk for the Caribbean region, seismologists reported at the SSA 2018 Annual Meeting. “Before 2004, we thought an earthquake of about 8.0 was about right for the largest we […]