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World Tsunami Awareness Day

November 5, 2021

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An event every year that begins at 00:00 on day 5 of November, repeating indefinitely

When:
November 5
Where:
Everywhere
First occurrence:
2015
Created by
the UN General Assembly
in December 2015
“Tsunami” is a Japanese word, 津波,
which means “harbor wave”.

A tsunami is a giant destructive wave, caused by an
immense disturbance in the ocean.

The causes are most often a volcanic eruption or
an undersea earthquake.
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Date:
November 5, 2021
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https://www.un.org/en/observances/tsunami-awareness-day

Organizer

United Nations
Email:
social@un.org
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