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A local earthquake averaging 6.1 on the Richter Scale promptly hit Japan's Aomori in the coast of Aomori Prefecture in Japan's main island Honshu. According to the Japan Meteorological Agency (JMA), the quake epicentre was properly determined at 41.0 latitude degrees north and 143.1 longitude degrees east and transpired at a profound depth of 10 km.

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Moderate earthquake

06/10/2019Moderate earthquake - Off East Coast Of Honshu, Japan - October 6, 2019. Sunday, October 6, 2019 3:11 % of readers think this story is Fact. Add your two cents. Minor earthquake - Dodecanese Islands, Greece - October 6, 2019; Minor earthquake - Near Coast Of Northern Peru - October 6, 2019

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3/11/2011 Sendai, Japan Earthquake

11/03/2011This earthquake resulted in the Japan's largest island of Honshu moving 8 feet to the east, overriding the floor of the Pacific Ocean. A large subduction quake will sometimes displace enough water when a large section of ocean floor suddenly slips under the over-riding plate to cause a tsunami.

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Mw 9.0 off the Pacific coast of Tohoku, Japan Earthquake

On March 11th, 2011, an earthquake of magnitude Mw 9.0 occurred off the Pacific coast of Tohoku, Honshu Island, Japan, at 14:46 local time (05:46 UTC.) More information here . It has been followed by a series of powerful aftershocks, with 31 earthquakes of magnitude larger than 6 in 3 days.

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Today's Earthquakes in Japan

The latest earthquakes in Japan. Earthquake Track Toggle navigation. Today's Earthquakes Today's Earthquakes Japan; East Coast Of Honshu, Japan; Izu Islands, Japan; Near S. Coast Of Western Honshu; Western Honshu, Japan Japan has had: (M1.5 or greater) 1 earthquake in the past 24 hours 11 earthquakes in the past 7 days; 31 earthquakes

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2011 Tōhoku earthquake and tsunami

The earthquake moved Honshu (the main island of Japan) 2.4 m (8 ft) east, shifted the Earth on its axis by estimates of between 10 cm (4 in) and 25 cm (10 in), increased earth's rotational speed by 1.8 s per day, and generated infrasound waves detected in perturbations of the low-orbiting GOCE satellite.

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Tsunami Warning Issued in Japan After Powerful

Tsunami Warning Issued in Japan After Powerful Earthquake, 6.8 magnitude sea tremor, MASSIVE earthquake hits. A warning of a tsunami reaching as high as 3.3 feet has been issued in Japan after a powerful earthquake jolted the north west of the country.

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Japan earthquake and tsunami of 2011

Japan earthquake and tsunami of 2011 On March 11, 2011, a magnitude-9 earthquake shook north-eastern Japan, setting free a savage tsunami. The effects of the great earthquake were felt around the world, from Norway's fjords to Antarctica's ice sheet.

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Earthquake hits off Japan's east coast as country braced

A magnitude 5.7 earthquake has struck off the east coast of Japan's main Honshu island as monster Typhoon Hagibis is set to make landfall in the middle of the country. Japan's Meteorological Agency reported that the quake hit at 6.22pm local time and it is not expected to trigger a tsunami.

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Honshu News, Images and Videos

12/03/2011HONSHU ADD THIS NEWS More Images of Honshu WEBINDIA123 0 MINS AGO 6-magnitude quake jolts Honshu island of Japan An earthquake measuring 6.0 on the Richter scale jolted the east coast of Japans main Honshu island at 10.43 p.m. Beijing Comments RT on Twitter RELIEF WEB 0 MINS AGO Pacific

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Earthquake hits off Japan's east coast as country braced

A magnitude 5.7 earthquake has struck off the east coast of Japan's main Honshu island as monster Typhoon Hagibis is set to make landfall in the middle of the country. Japan's Meteorological Agency reported that the quake hit at 6.22pm local time and it is not expected to trigger a tsunami.

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The lost cataclysm: The Cascadia earthquake and

27/01/2015The lost cataclysm: The Cascadia earthquake and tsunami of 1700. Three hundred and fifteen years ago tonight, on January 26, 1700, at about 9:00 PM local time, one of the most severe earthquakes in recent geological history raked the part of North America that

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What are the secondary impacts of the Japan earthquake?

02/03/2012As a result, some of the debris that was left along the Japan coastline had been transported, by ocean currents, to areas across the world, such as Tofino, a town on Vancouver Island. Local residents from Tofino had seen Japanese water bottles being washed up on the town's beaches on 28th December 2011, over nine months after the earthquake disaster.

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Earthquake and tsunami in Honshu, Japan: 11th March

Earthquake and tsunami in Honshu, Japan: 11th March 2011 . Updated Friday 11th March 2011. Shortly after news started to come through of the massive earthquake in Japan, David Rothery shared his thoughts for us. This page was published over five years ago. Please be aware that the information provided on this page may be out of date, or

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Moderate earthquake

06/10/2019Moderate earthquake - Off East Coast Of Honshu, Japan - October 6, 2019. Sunday, October 6, 2019 3:11 % of readers think this story is Fact. Add your two cents. Minor earthquake - Dodecanese Islands, Greece - October 6, 2019; Minor earthquake - Near Coast Of Northern Peru - October 6, 2019

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Strong Earthquake Hits Near South Coast of Japan's

27/07/2019A 6.3-magnitude earthquake has hit near the south coast of the Japanese island of Honshu, according to the European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre. #Earthquake ( # ) M6.1 strikes 186 km S of #Hamamatsu ( #Japan ) 8 min ago.

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Strong Earthquake Hits Near South Coast of Japan's

27/07/2019A 6.3-magnitude earthquake has hit near the south coast of the Japanese island of Honshu, according to the European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre. #Earthquake ( # ) M6.1 strikes 186 km S of #Hamamatsu ( #Japan ) 8 min ago.

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Japan earthquake: 5.7 magnitude tremor strikes main

Japan earthquake: 5.7 magnitude tremor strikes main island as deadly typhoon closes in A magnitude 5.7 earthquake has jolted the main island of Japan as Typhoon Hagibis, one of the strongest storms to hit in decades, continues to reap devastation throughout the central region of the country.

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Five dead, 90 injured after Typhoon Hagibis lashes Japan

3 Residential area, center, are submerged in muddy waters after an embankment of the Chikuma River, top right, broke because of Typhoon Hagibis, in Nagano, central Japan. TOKYO: At least five people died and more than 90 people were injured after a massive Typhoon lashed Japan

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21 Scary Statistics About The 2011 Japan Earthquake

19/09/200921 Scary Statistics About The 2011 Japan Earthquake posted by John Spacey, September 19, 2009 updated The quake moved entire island of Japan (Honshu): 2.4 meters (8 its unique food and large red light district. The city also has temples, shrines, festivals, castle ruins, beaches, islands, shopping, entertainment and nightlife. 96

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Japan rocked by its third major earthquake in a week

20/04/2016QUAKE: This is the third major tremor to hit Japan within a week (Image: GETTY) The quake was centred around 60 miles east-southeast of Sendai in the northern island of Honshu. Worryingly, it was close to where the Thoku earthquake triggered the March 2011 Fukushima nuclear plant disaster that killed more than 15,000 people.

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Powerful 6.3 magnitude earthquake jolts Honshu Island in

Japan is prone to earthquake because of its geographical positioning. It's on the Ring of Fire, an arc of volcanoes and fault lines in the basin of the Pacific Ocean. The country had issued a tsunami alert after a powerful 6.5 magnitude earthquake hit Niigata and Yamagata in the west coast of Honshu Island

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Global Impact of Japan Earthquake Disaster

Few natural disasters spawned as much international attention as the Great East Japan Earthquake of March 11, 2011. The magnitude 9.0 quake was centered 130 km offshore the city of Sendai in Miyagi prefecture on the eastern cost of Honshu Island (the main part of Japan).

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Japan's northeastern Honshu Island hit by 5.2 magnitude

A 5.2 magnitude earthquake hit on Monday the northeastern part of the biggest Japanese island of Honshu, the Japan Meteorological Agency (JMA) said. The epicentre of the earthquake was located in the Ibaraki Prefecture at the depth of 80 kilometres (about 50 miles), according to the JMA.

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What Caused The Japan's Earthquake 2011?

The 9 magnitude Japan earthquake was caused by the mega thrust fault 500 kilometers wide on north of east shoreline of Japan.The epicenter was 130 kilometers from Sendai, Honshu island. As well, the earthquake was happened in the focus of 32 kilometers.

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Honshu

Honshu (, Honshū, pronounced [hoɰ̃ꜜɕɯː] ; Main island/Main province) is the largest and most populous main island of Japan. [3] [4] located south of Hokkaido across the Tsugaru Strait, north of Shikoku across the Inland Sea, and northeast of Kyushu across the Kanmon Straits .

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Honshu

Honshu (, Honshū, pronounced [hoɰ̃ꜜɕɯː] ; Main island/Main province) is the largest and most populous main island of Japan. [3] [4] located south of Hokkaido across the Tsugaru Strait, north of Shikoku across the Inland Sea, and northeast of Kyushu across the Kanmon Straits .

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Earthquake Prediction: Photos: The entire island of

Photos: The entire island of Hokkaido in Japan is without power after an earthquake A 7.0-magnitude quake hit Japan's northern island of Hokkaido early today (Sept. 6), leaving at least four dead and dozens injured or missing by the latest count.

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Four people are killed and 17 missing in Japan's most

Some seven million people were told to evacuate homes in Japan as Typhoon Hagibis, forecast to be the nation's most powerful in six decades, made landfall on Honshu island. Around 7.3 million people were placed under non-compulsory evacuation orders and more than 30 were injured after Typhoon Hagibis hit the south coast on Saturday.

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Japan earthquake

18/06/2019JAPAN has lifted an emergency tsunami warning after a 6.8-magnitude undersea earthquake struck near a huge nuclear power plant. Thousands of families lost electrical power and bullet train services were suspended on Tuesday, but there were no reports of serious injuries or damage. The quake struck 53 miles off the island of Honshu Initial reports []

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