Underwater landslides

Seafloor (dark gray) off the U.S. East Coast, showing areas of past landslides (blue)

Detailed Description

Seafloor (dark gray) off the U.S. East Coast, showing areas of past landslides (blue). Underwater landslides are the primary source of potential tsunamis on this coast. Figure 1 fromPreface to “Tsunami Hazard along the U.S. Atlantic Coast.” Courtesy of David Twichell, USGS. 

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Image Dimensions: 1418 x 1040

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Location Taken: US