Tsunami wave field in Bay of Bengal

Computer model shows undersea features as well as land in 3-D and wave patterns in the ocean near an island

Detailed Description

Tsunami wave field in the Bay of Bengal one hour after the M=9.1 Sumatra-Andaman earthquake on December 26, 2004. View looks to the northwest.


Image Dimensions: 1247 x 628

Date Taken:

Location Taken: SS, ID


Eric Geist, Geophysicist, USGS Pacific Coastal and Marine Science Center