Tsunami wave

A graphic provided by the <a class="taxInlineTagLink" id="ORGOV0000102" title="National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration" href="/topic/weather/scientific-research/national-oceanic-atmospheric-administration-ORGOV0000102.topic">National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration</a> (NOAA) shows estimated tsunami travel times following a massive 8.9-magnitude earthquake hit <a class="taxInlineTagLink" id="PLGEO000001" title="Japan" href="/topic/international/japan-PLGEO000001.topic">Japan</a>. The quake unleashed a monster 10-meter high tsunami that sent ships crashing into the shore and carried cars through the streets of coastal towns in Japan.
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( NOAA / March 11, 2011 )

A graphic provided by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) shows estimated tsunami travel times following a massive 8.9-magnitude earthquake hit Japan. The quake unleashed a monster 10-meter high tsunami that sent ships crashing into the shore and carried cars through the streets of coastal towns in Japan.

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