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Descriptive Model of the July 17, 1998 Papua New Guinea Tsunami

Silent, hypothetical animation, or descriptive model, of the tsunami in Papua New Guinea on 17 July 1998 caused by an earthquake. Animation shows real-time progression in seconds.

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