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Can there be a wave size of mount everest?

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what if a wave. size of mount everest hit and flood the world. what will U.S President would do if a wave hit the south coast of the United States. willl them trying get on a giant boat like Noah's Ark.
What will happened to the History like lady liberty and Vatican.
asked Aug 18, 2013 in Tours by pance (50,970 points)

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Interesting hypothetical, and I will not claim to be an expert but I will offer my thoughts.

After a bit of research I was able to find that there is evidence showing that the Chicxulub impact (dinosaur killer) was about a kilometer high (about 2/3 of a mile). That was a massive impact. Mt. Everest is several miles high, and anything big enough to create a wave that high would likely tear the Earth apart.

I do not think that it would be possible. Would be neat to see though.
answered Aug 18, 2013 by ccee (307,900 points)
selected Aug 18, 2013 by pance

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