January 10, 2013 – Top 16 Tsunamis, Greater Than 100 Feet: The prior post described the July 10, 1958 mega-tsunami that occurred at Lituya Bay, Alaska. Above, are listed all other tsunami greater than 100 feet that occurred between 1410 B.C. and 2012. Click on the links below for details:
Here is a table that describes the details behind the graph:
Note that the recent huge mega-tsunamis generated in Japan (#13) and Indonesia (#11) are relatively small compared to some of the “monsters” on this list; and compared to the 1,722 feet colossal tsunami.
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