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Sumatra Tsunami Event Page

Model vs Data Comparison Interactive Map with links to comparison plots and sea level data websites.
Overlaid colors show the energy propagation pattern computed with the MOST forecast model .*

Yellow DART buoy marker DART® buoys          Green star earthquake epicenter marker Earthquake epicenter

Model results comparison with sea level data composite plots (available individually from map above)

* Disclaimer: These modeling results are based on a preliminary tsunami source definition and preliminary bathymetric and topographic data that is not fully verified and has known inaccuracies. Therefore the model results are subject to revision.
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