Link to USGS home page Link to USGS Home PageLink to WR Coastal and Marine Geology Home Page

Tsunamis and Earthquakes

The December 26, 2004 Indian Ocean Tsunami: Initial Findings on Tsunami Sand Deposits, Damage, and Inundation in Sri Lanka

Survey Site Locations and Photos:

Kalmunai 2

previous next

All images are between 114 kb and 282 kb

Localized scour at the base of the Post Office at Kalmunai was greater than 0.5 m. Note the large blocks of concrete that were moved by the tsunami.
 

Photo in Kalmunai

http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/tsunami/srilanka05/KK2_5692.html
maintained by PCMSC Web Team
last modified 14 February 2005 (lzt)