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Plate rupturing or landslide? What caused the tsunami after the M7.5 earthquake N of Palu, Indonesia?

The large tsunami locally observed in the city of Palu, Indonesia on 28 September was triggered after the M7.5 earthquake to the north of the city but the large waveheights seem to be generated by a non-tectonic source.

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The strong M7.1 earthquake close to Mexico City on 19 September 2017

Sept. 19, 2017  ·   Mexico AUTOMT/MTV SeisComP3

The strong M7.1 earthquake near Mexico City is likely to cause severe damage. Like the M8.1 quake just a few days ago on 08 September 2017 this new event shows normal faulting.

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