A 7.8 magnitude earthquake that struck New Zealand's South Island on Monday has caused the seabed to lift as much as two metres.
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On 11th March 2011 an earthquake off the east coast of Japan registered 8.9 magnitude. The earthquake triggered a massive tsunami, which hit the northern port of Sendai, killing thousands of people and leaving many more unaccounted for. The enormous scale of the natural disaster has left a devastating humanitarian crisis in Japan.
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A powerful earthquake has struck north-eastern Japan, cutting power supplies, causing a landslide, and triggering two small tsunamis. The quake, with a magnitude of 7.2, destroyed some buildings in.
BBC World News: Japan Direct season March 2nd, 2012 By David Knox Make a comment Filed under: Pay TV, One year on from the earthquake and tsunami in Japan, BBC World News will broadcast a Japan Direct Season—a special series of documentaries and news programmes that go behind the headlines to report on life in Japan.
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BBC News, Tokyo Japanese troops have served overseas, including in Iraq. The document was written by the Americans more than 60 years ago when they occupied Japan after the end of World War II. They arrived in Japan with new ideas like democracy and women's rights, which they imposed in the new constitution which was designed to ensure that.
BBC World News to broadcast Japan Direct Season On 5 March 2012, one year on from the earthquake and Tsunami in Japan, BBC World News will broadcast a special series of documentaries and news programmes that go behind the headlines to report on life in Japan.
According to Japanese scientists, Japan might be in for another big one. Dr. Masaaki Kimura, a seismologist who reportedly predicted the 2011 Tohoku Earthquake, recently appeared on Japanese TV to share his theory about the next major earthquake to strike Japan. Based on his estimates, the quake will occur by 2017 and will be of similar magnitude to 2011’s.
A magnitude-5.7 earthquake kills at least 11 people and injures 192 more in northern Tanzania, authorities say.
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There have been: (M1.5 or greater) 144 earthquakes in the past 24 hours. 1,120 earthquakes in the past 7 days. 4,860 earthquakes in the past 30 days. 61,038 earthquakes in the past 365 days.
The great San Francisco earthquake of 1906 was about 7.8 and caused some 3,000 deaths in collapsed buildings and fires. Click here for more on this story Showing on BBC World News on Wednesday 10th December at 2030 GMT, repeating at various times throughout the week.Six-time Olympic champion Allyson Felix is selected in the USA team for the World Athletics Championships for a record ninth consecutive time.Japan earthquake: bridges and infrastructure devastated by 7.3 shockwave. Posted April 16, 2016 11:21:23 A number of lives have been lost in the second quake to hit Japan.