Category: Solitary Waves

Unveiling the Magnitude: Investigating Solitary Waves and Wave Heights near New Zealand Following the M 8.1 Kermadec Islands Earthquake

The Kermadec Islands earthquake and its effect on wave heights near New Zealand Today, a powerful 8.1 magnitude earthquake struck the Kermadec Islands, an archipelago located in the South Pacific Ocean, approximately 800 kilometers northeast of New Zealand. This seismic event has raised concerns about the potential impact on wave heights near New Zealand, particularly