Some people think tsunamis are nothing but big waves, but they are sometimes caused
By costal flooding and earthquakes. Things like this is VERY DANGEROUS and destroys
Every thing in its way. This disaster can cause death to people, destruction, and leaves a
Lot of people homeless. This is nothing to laugh at, TSUNAMIS ARE DANGEROUS and
A threat to human beings!
/ Some tsunamis grow up to 55 feet (16.8m) tall.
/ When a wave that large hits coastline, it can carry water several miles inland.
/ They say tsunamis move at a speed of 0.14 to 0.28 km/sec while a seismic waves of
/ If waves range from 40 meters to more than 100 meters, they are called a “mega
35,000 or more kid were
swept away from their
parent or orphaned
because of a tsunami.
Asnah: came back to her
home after her trip to
Medan and found her
neighbors and seven
family members killed
by the tsunami.
surveys thesurveys the
destruction afterdestruction after
the tsunamithe tsunami
killed 19 of herkilled 19 of her
family members.family members.
Nur Leli’s 4 kidsNur Leli’s 4 kids
in their housein their house
when the tsunamiwhen the tsunami
In sri lanka’sIn sri lanka’s
eastern coasteastern coast
30,000 people30,000 people
died and drowneddied and drowned
by a tsunami.by a tsunami.
Yusniar: her twoYusniar: her two
kid were sweptkid were swept
away from her byaway from her by
a tsunami, shea tsunami, she
found them deadfound them dead
Now you know how
dangerous tsunamis are…
A time to heal
A time to heal