Japan has marked the seventh anniversary of a deadly earthquake and tsunami that killed almost 15,000 people and triggered an unprecedented nuclear meltdown. More than 250,000 people have been ordered to leave their homes over fears of fresh earthquakes in japan, according to aid agencies. Facts and information about the march 11, 2011, earthquake and tsunami that struck japan. About earthquakes in japan click for 2016 kyushu earthquake information click for 2011 earthquake and tsunami information. Tens of thousands of people have been evacuated from earthquake-hit southern japan as dozens of aftershocks struck and officials monitored nearby volcanoes for signs of activity a total of.
A 69-magnitude earthquake struck off japan's honshu island on tuesday, triggering tsunami waves and bringing back traumatic memories for locals of the devastating 2011 fukushima disaster. The us geological survey measured the quake at a magnitude of 73 before downgrading it, while japan's meteorological agency put it at 74. An earthquake measuring 56 on the richter scale has struck off the eastern japanese coast, just north of tokyo, the national nhk broadcaster is reporting. Usgs less than 24 hours after a 71-magnitude earthquake pummeled mexico city, another tremor has occurred off the east coast of japan.
[information on seismic intensity at each site] click on the date and time of the earthquake information issuance to see a) the observed seismic intensity (1 and above) and its location, b. A magnitude 70 earthquake strikes off japan's south-western coast, triggering a small tsunami.
A more powerful earthquake rocks the southern japanese city of kumamoto in the middle of the night, a day after an earlier tremor in the same area. An earthquake of magnitude 73 struck saturday morning off japan's east coast, the us geological survey said japan's emergency agencies declared a tsunami warning for the region that. A powerful magnitude-65 earthquake hits japan's south-western island of kyushu, claiming nine lives, injuring hundreds, collapsing homes and sparking fires. A strong earthquake has struck japan, according to the us geological survey the tremor had a magnitude between 59 and 62 and hit the east of the country, near honshu, japan's main and.
One man died and another was hospitalised monday after a fire caused by a powerful quake off taiwan that set buildings shaking in the capital taipei and sparked a short-lived tsunami warning. Time-lapse visualisation of the march 11, 2011 earthquake off the coast of sendai, japan and its aftershocks.
- An earthquake with a magnitude of 61 has been detected off the coast of japan the us geological survey said that the earthquake struck about 175 miles south east of kamaishi, and around.
- An 89-magnitude earthquake hit off the east coast of japan early today the quake -- one of the largest in recorded history -- triggered a 23-foot tsunami that battered japan's coast.
- A magnitude 61 hit off the coast of japan east of fukushima and kamaishi on wednesday the us geological survey, or the usgs, recorded the earthquake near japan at 11:37 am est the.
Tsunami warning issued after quake hits japan off fukushima | a 69-magnitude earthquake has been reported in fukushima, japan, according to the united state. A powerful earthquake rocks northern japan, sending residents fleeing to higher ground, generating small tsunami waves and briefly disrupting cooling functions at the fukushima nuclear. Today’s quake was an aftershock of the 2011 magnitude 9 earthquake, the japan meteorological agency has said but what is the difference here’s a handy explainer from the southern. Tokyo — a powerful earthquake triggered a tsunami off the coast of japan early tuesday, near where three nuclear reactors melted down at a plant in fukushima after a quake and tsunami in. Japan: dealing with debris after quake 16 may 2011 full article japan: dealing with debris after quake.