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Eight years after a 90 magnitude earthquake triggered Japans worst

Eight years after a 90 magnitude earthquake triggered Japans worst


The magnitude-9.0 earthquake that struck Japan March 11, 2011, unleashed a tsunami

Image: Buildings tossed together by the tsunami is seen in Miyagi Prefecture

Earthquake Off Fukushima, Japan, Triggers TsunamiEarthquake Off Fukushima, Japan, Triggers Tsunami

A temple in Osaka collapsed in the earthquake

The epicenter of a magnitude 7.9 earthquake off the coast of Alaska on January 23, 2018 US Geological Survey

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A main street was covered with the debris of a newly collapsed house after a second earthquake hit southwestern Japan, in Mashiki, Kumamoto Prefecture, ...

People rest in front of a destroyed house in Manta, Ecuador, on April 17

Strong tremors hit the east of Honshu, the country's largest island, on Thursday,

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OFUNATO, Japan (March 15, 2011) A fishing boat is among debris in

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An aerial view of Minato, Japan, a week after the magnitude-9.0 earthquake and subsequent tsunami devastated the area.

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Police search missing persons around houses destroyed by a landslide after an earthquake in Atsuma town, Hokkaido, northern Japan on Sept. 6, 2018.

High probability of magnitude-7.0 earthquake off Tohoku coast

Japan earthquake in Osaka (Reuters/Twitter/@tw_hds)

A building damaged by a powerful earthquake in Abira town on Japan's northern island of Hokkaido © Reuters

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Naoshi Hirata, chairman of a government committee on earthquake research, speaks during a news

The 8.9-magnitude earthquake that struck coastal Japan on Friday, devastating large swaths of the coast and spawning a powerful tsunami, was caused by the ...

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Civilians evacuate their homes after tsunami advisories were issued following a 7.4 magnitude earthquake in Fukushima, Japan, on November 22, 2016.

An earthquake-triggered tsunami washes away a warehouse and vehicles in Kesennuma, Miyagi prefecture

6.3 magnitude earthquake jolts southern Japan

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Japan marks seventh anniversary of 3/11 with moment of silence

Japan earthquake: Death toll climbs after 6.1 temblor strikes Osaka

Akiko Fujita on assignment in Japan, five years on from Fukushima

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2011 Tōhoku earthquake and tsunami is located in Japan

One year ago, on March 11, a 9.0-magnitude earthquake shook Japan and brought about a tsunami with up to 40-meter (130-ft.) waves. It triggered the worst ...

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People wearing protective suits and masks ride on a bus past the crippled Fukushima Daiichi nuclear

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In this image made off Japan's NHK TV video footage, houses are washed away by tsunami in Sendai, Miyagi Prefecture (state) eastern Japan, after Japan was ...

A woman rides a scooter in front of a collapsed house in Mashiki on April 15. Photos: Earthquakes strike Japan

Aerial Of Waterfront Earthquake Damage

The March 2011 earthquake near Japan – which reached 9 on the Richter scale – was not anticipated for that region of the ocean, geophysicists say.

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GettyImages 110050961 The Takekoma area lies devastated near the town of Rikuzentakata, some five kms. In Japan's worst ...

A month after magnitude 6.1 Osaka quake, progress slow on fixing walls and water pipes

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Japan earthquake buries homes under landslides

Passengers walk alongside tracks after the earthquake in Osaka

No damage at US bases after 7.4-magnitude quake sparks tsunami waves in Japan

In Nuclear Crisis, Crippling Mistrust

Bags of nuclear waste generated after the meltdown of one of Fukushima's nuclear power plants in 2011 are now stored in the nearby town of Naraha.

2015 Nepal earthquake in Kathmandu, the capital of Nepal. Search and rescue workers look

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Shattered houses

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Earthquake strikes Chile: Series of tremors hit near La Serena

Police officers and rescue workers search for survivors from a building damaged by a landslide caused by the earthquake in Atsuma town, Hokkaido © Reuters

Construction work at the Kashiwazaki-Kariwa nuclear power plant (DW/K. Dörrer

Firefighters carry an injured person in the town of Mashiki, southern Japan, where a powerful earthquake with a 6.5 magnitude knocked over buildings, ...

The crippled Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power station is seen through a bus window in Okuma on

The research committee was set up to study the chance of quakes hitting Japan in the

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Second-largest earthquake in modern South Korean history tied to geothermal plant

The tremors appear to have caused extensive damage, overturning cars, splitting roads and triggering. Photos: Earthquakes strike Japan

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Damaged houses are seen after an earthquake in Mashiki. "This is the worst

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A road damaged by the 7.0 magnitude earthquake is seen on April 16 in Mashiki,

Men carrying a stretcher with rubble in the background

Japan Earthquake: Ring of Fire quake aftermath

MKT= Main Karakoram Thrust, MMT= Main Mantle Thrust, MBT= Main Boundary

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