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Unformatted text preview: o Tidal gauges o Buoys o Deep water sensors • Communication • Education ←- Local systems (Japan): if you’re 10 min- 1 hour away, they can get a warning to you ←- Regional systems: about an hour ←- Ocean system ← ← 1960 Chile earthquake • biggest ever recorded • subduction zone ←- major tsunami killed people in: • Chile • Hawaii • Japan (largest wave to hit Japan in 500 years) ← ← Pacific Northwest Megaquake and Tsunami (between spring of 1699 and fall of 1700) • Found from Japan’s tsunami records that it occurred in January of 1700 ←...
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- Spring '08
- japan, water height detectors, Deep water sensors, Pacific Northwest Megaquake, Earthquake detectors