Effects of Inundation by the 14th November, 2016 Kaikōura Tsunami on Banks Peninsula, Canterbury, New Zealand

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dc.contributor.author Lane, EM en
dc.contributor.author Borrero, J en
dc.contributor.author Whittaker, Colin en
dc.contributor.author Bind, J en
dc.contributor.author Chagué-Goff, C en
dc.contributor.author Goff, J en
dc.contributor.author Goring, D en
dc.contributor.author Hoyle, J en
dc.contributor.author Mueller, C en
dc.contributor.author Power, WL en
dc.contributor.author Reid, CM en
dc.contributor.author Williams, JH en
dc.contributor.author Williams, SP en
dc.date.accessioned 2017-07-20T00:17:45Z en
dc.date.issued 2017-05 en
dc.identifier.citation Pure and Applied Geophysics, 174(5):1855-1874 May 2017 en
dc.identifier.issn 0033-4553 en
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/2292/34364 en
dc.description.abstract At 12:02:56 a.m. Monday, November 14 2016 NZDT (11:02:56 a.m., November 13 2016 UTC) a magnitude 7.8 earthquake struck near Kaikōura on the north-eastern coast of the South Island of New Zealand. This earthquake caused a tsunami along New Zealand’s east coast that was recorded on a number of sea level gauges. Outside of the Kaikōura region, north facing bays along Banks Peninsula were most affected by the tsunami. Of these, Little Pigeon Bay experienced extensive inundation and an unoccupied cottage was destroyed by the wave run-up. We report on the inundation extent and (inferred) flow directions at Little Pigeon Bay, including a study on temporal changes in the field evidence of this inundation. Preliminary modelling results indicate that the waves may have excited resonance in the bay. We also present results from inundation surveys of nearby, north-facing bays on Banks Peninsula. The excitation of resonance in Little Pigeon Bay provides an explanation for the more severe inundation and damage there in comparison to these nearby bays. en
dc.language English en
dc.publisher Springer en
dc.relation.ispartofseries Pure and Applied Geophysics en
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dc.title Effects of Inundation by the 14th November, 2016 Kaikōura Tsunami on Banks Peninsula, Canterbury, New Zealand en
dc.type Journal Article en
dc.identifier.doi 10.1007/s00024-017-1534-x en
pubs.issue 5 en
pubs.begin-page 1855 en
pubs.volume 174 en
pubs.author-url https://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s00024-017-1534-x en
pubs.end-page 1874 en
pubs.publication-status Published en
dc.rights.accessrights http://purl.org/eprint/accessRights/RestrictedAccess en
pubs.subtype Article en
pubs.elements-id 624023 en
pubs.org-id Engineering en
pubs.org-id Civil and Environmental Eng en
dc.identifier.eissn 1420-9136 en
pubs.record-created-at-source-date 2017-07-20 en
pubs.online-publication-date 2017-04-04 en


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