Earthquake in Japan 2011

What part of Japan did the tsunami started?


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2011-03-24 12:50:12
2011-03-24 12:50:12

south west by a under water earthquake

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The tsunami started in Japan because tectonic plates in the ocean caused an earthquake by rubbing. That started the tsunami wave. -IQ

The Northern part of Japan was hit.

an earthquake (magnitude of 9.0).

An earthquake completely shattered part of Japan causing the tsunami. A tsunami starts when part of the foundations of the country/island move the sea and pushes the water forwards, causing it to overlap itself and create a tsunami.

The tsunami happened because the tectonic plates slipped causing a water displacement.

An earthquake that hit japan started the tsunami

From when the tsunami hit land to when it slowed and started to retreat was about an hour, as was reported anyway.

The recent disater started with an earthquake which precipitated an tsunami.

It caused a Tsunami because of all the movement caused the water to move and it started a big tital wave which also is a tsunami.

The Tohoku Tsunami in Japan was in 2011

They already have started to begin. by rebuilding their their buildings

before tsunami japan was really quite.

it is word of japan, in the japan big wave to called tsunami

On March 11th 2011 a tsunami hit Japan.

The tsunami hit japan on 11th of March 2011.

The last tsunami before Japan was in New Zealand.

Japan had an earthquake and a tsunami because the the pacific tectonic plate slammed against the plate japan was on and cause an earthquake in the water causing a tsunami.

The tsunami traveled approximately 4,800 miles (or 7,700 km) from the coast of Japan to California in about 9 hours after it started. Approximately 500 miles per hour.

Thwere was no tsunami in Japan in 2004. There was a tsunami in the Indian Ocean in 2004, which killed at least 230,000 people, but it did not affect Japan. Japan was hit by a tsunami in 2011, which killed about 16,000 people.

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