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Underwater Volcano and Tsunami Hit Tonga

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    Underwater Volcano and Tsunami Hit Tonga


    People have been forced to flee their homes, and streets and buildings have flooded, as tsunami waves crashed into Tonga’s main island of Tongatapu, following a huge underwater volcano explosion.

    The eruption at 0410 GMT on Friday of the Hunga Tonga-Hunga Ha’apai underwater volcano, located about 65km (40 miles) north of Tonga’s capital, Nuku’alofa, caused a 1.2-metre tsunami, Australia’s Bureau of Meteorology said.

    https://www.theguardian.com/world/20...droidApp_Other

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    Its not underwater anymore:

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gHIujMY1nj8


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    shri likes this.

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    Timeline, maps and time lapses ...

    https://www.theguardian.com/world/20...-its-aftermath


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    Nuku’alofa - great name.

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