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Tsunami-Ready Office Buildings
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Title: Tsunami-Ready Office Buildings

Description: These offices buildings in Concepcion, Chile were built to be tsunami-ready. They are elevated some 10 meters (32 feet) above the ground surface, such that a tsunami inundation would pass below without causing damage.

Location: Chile

Photographer: Walter D. Mooney Ph. D.
Photographer Email: mooney@usgs.gov
Photographer Organization: U.S. Geological Survey


Usage: This image is public domain/of free use unless otherwise stated. Please refer to the USGS Copyright section for how to credit the photo.

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Type: JPEG image - 3.28 MB
Dimensions: 5616 x 3744
Resolution: 72 dpi

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