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Sea waves!

  1. Apr 13, 2005 #1
    how are the wave in sea formed?
    has the moon's gravitational field anything to do with it?
    or is it just because of air?
    :uhh:
     
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  3. Apr 13, 2005 #2
    because of air, moon, humans, sharks, whales, rains, submarines, oil tankers, ships, jupiter, sun etc. the problem is to arrange them in correct order :)
     
  4. Apr 13, 2005 #3

    russ_watters

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    99% of sea waves are wind induced.
     
  5. Apr 13, 2005 #4
    The moons gravitation makes tides, if thats what you meant. Thats what I hear anyhow.
     
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