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Chapter5_post - Current events 7.6M quake in Padang Sumatra...

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Current events: 7.6M quake in Padang, Sumatra September 30, 2009 Source: BBC Casualties: 1000?
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Tsunami--outline Tsunami Generation By earthquakes: Mechanisms Examples (Chile, Alaska, Sumatra, Samoa) By volcanic eruptions: mechanisms By landslides and volcano flank collapse: mechanisms By meteorite impact Tsunami Propagation and Coastal Effects Tsunami wave characteristics Wave movements Wind waves vs. tsunami waves Tsunami characteristics in open ocean and onshore Tsunami Hazard Mitigation Land use planning Warning systems Surviving a tsunami Future Giant Tsunami—where can we expect them?
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