Tsunami hazards in the Eastern Mediterranean : strong earthquakes and tsunamis in the East Hellenic Arc and Trench system

@inproceedings{Papadopoulos2008TsunamiHI,
  title={Tsunami hazards in the Eastern Mediterranean : strong earthquakes and tsunamis in the East Hellenic Arc and Trench system},
  author={George A. Papadopoulos and Eleni Daskalaki and A. Fokaefs and N. Giraleas},
  year={2008}
}
Data on tsunami phenomena occurring in the East Hellenic Arc and Trench system (HA-T) from antiquity up to the present have been updated, critically evaluated and compiled in the standard GITEC format developed in the last decade for the New European Tsunami Catalogue. New field observations are presented for the tsunamis of 9 February 1948 and 24 March 2002. From the 18 tsunamis reported eight are rather well-documented while another nine remain doubtful. The mean recurrence of strong tsunamis… CONTINUE READING

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