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(Article of periodic en Anglais - 2003)

Document title

Submarine slides on volcanic islands - a source for mega-tsunamis in the Quaternary

Authors(s) and Affiliation(s)

WHELAN F. ; KELLETAT D. ;

Abstract

This paper overviews the distribution, magnitude, recurrence interval, and age of large submarine slides on volcanic islands and their potential for the generation of mega-tsunamis during the Quaternary. This paper also discusses the geomorphic impacts of these tsunamis on coastal landforms

Source

Article of periodic

published at : Progress in physical geography / ISSN 0309-1333 / CODEN PPGEEC

Editor : Sage Publications, London - ROYAUME-UNI (1977)

Millesime : 2003, vol. 27, no2 [pp. 198-216]

Bibliographic references : 58 ref.

Collation : Illustration ;

Language

Anglais

INIST-CNRS, Cote INIST : 14648 A

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