How did the earthquake in japan cause a tsunami?


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2012-01-12 02:00:34
2012-01-12 02:00:34

It caused a Tsunami because of all the movement caused the water to move and it started a big tital wave which also is a tsunami.

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Japan had an earthquake and a tsunami because the the pacific tectonic plate slammed against the plate japan was on and cause an earthquake in the water causing a tsunami.

The tsunami in Japan occurred because when the tectonic plates under ground move they cause an earthquake. Sometimes an earthquake can cause a tsunami from shaking underwater.

No, the earthquake in the ocean cause the water to make the tsunami

The cause of the tsunami was an earthquake that scored 8.9 on the rictor scale was that of the tectonic plates shifted under Japan, and caused the tragedy.

The earthquake caused the tsunami in Japan. And plate tectonics - which have been going on under the earths surface since the earth formed - caused the earthquake.

A tsunami hit japan after the earthquake.

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If you mean how then here it is because the earthquake might of happened in the sea and went to japan and then the earthquake was strong enough to make a tsunami

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No, the San Francisco earthquake of 1906 did not cause a tsunami.

The tsunami came after the earthquake. The earthquake happened in Japan.

A Tsunami is an earthquake in the sea. When a tsunami happens it creates a huge wave. The first thing that happened in Japan was the earthquake. The earthquake itself would have been a disaster but then there was a tsunami. Earthquakes are made by the earth's plates were shifting. This shifting may have cause the tsunami as well.

Just after the Earthquake.

The Tsunami in Japan in 2011 was caused by an earthquake gesitering a magnitude 9.0.

The tsunami that devastated the Japan coast on March 11, 2011 was triggered by the magnitude 9.0 earthquake.

Obviously, the earthquake happens first and then tsunami follows.

There was little to no warning about the coming of the earthquake and tsunami that hit Japan on March 2011.

The Tsunami was caused by the large earthquake that preceded it.

the tsunami was caused by an underwater earthquake and it was an 8.9 which is very dangerous and bad

An earthquake sent a wave to japan

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