Offshore Tsunami Observation by the Kuril Islands Earthquake of 15 November 2006

Tsunami from the mega-thrust earthquake off the Kuril islands on 15 November 2006 was observed by the offshore permanent observatory off Hokkaido, Japan. About one hour later, a series of the tsunami signal was observed by three bottom pressure sensors, two of them are permanent observatories and the other is temporarily deployed. Tsunami amplitudes… CONTINUE READING