50 Years of Tsunami Warning in the Pacific

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26 Mar 2015 - 18 Jan 2016
50 years of Tsunami Warning in the Pacific (1965-2015) - 20-24 April 2015. 2015 marks 50 years since the establishment of the International Tsunami Warning System in the Pacific, in response to the 1960 M9.5 Chile earthquake and tsunami that killed 100s, without warning, across the Pacific. The System has evolved and been built up over the decades with contributions from countries and organizations under the framework of the IOC of UNESCO.

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