The biggest recorded earthquake occurred on March 11, 2011, just East of Sendai, registering at 8.9 on the
The earthquake of March 11, 2011, was recorded on Friday, March 11, 2011 at 02:46:23 PM ( Standard Time) at the epicenter.
March 11, 2011, was the largest earthquake in Japan, with a magnitude of 9.0.
In 2011 the biggest earthquake hit Japan giving a 7.1 damage followed by a tsunami.
No. The earthquake that caused the Tsunami in Indonesia in 2004 was a bigger earthquake than the one that hit Japan.
The largest recorded earthquake Japan has had would be the most recent, the 2011 Tohoku earthquake, which reached 9.0 on the Richter scale.
After the earthquake hit the tsunami hit. It was a 9.2 the 5th biggest. Japan is still getting after shocks.
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Japan suffered its largest earthquake to date on Friday, March 11, 2011, at 2:46:23 PM (Japan Standard Time) at the epicenter.
The largest measured earthquake in last 5 years was the magnitude 9.0 earthquake in Japan on March 11, 2011. The Haiti earthquake in 2010 was the second biggest quake with magnitude 8.8.UPDATE: Official magnitude of the Japan 2011 earthquake was updated to 9.1 on Nov 7, 2016.
It's the 4th biggest earthquake reported globally, with a magnitude of 9.0 (originally reported at 8.9). In Japan, however, it was the strongest on record.
The biggest earthquake in our century is the Indian Ocean earthquake in December 2004 with a magnitude of 9.1. But that's not exactly in the last five years, so the Sendai earthquake in Japan today (March 11, 2011) is the biggest earthquake in the last 5 years, with a magnitude of 8.9.
The biggest recorded earthquake occurred on Friday, March 11, 2011 at 02:46:23 PM (Japan Standard Time) at the epicenter., just East of Sendai, registering at 8.9 on the Richter scale.
The biggest reported earthquake had a magnitude of 9.5. The earthquake in Japan had a magnitude of 8.9, and that's the 5th largest earthquake reported.
The Chile Earthquake in February was the biggest earthquake reported in 2010.
Alaska had the biggest earthquake in the US.
12is the biggest magnitude of an earthquake.
The biggest earthquake in history is in Chile on May 22, 1960. It was a 9.5 magnitude earthquake and caused a 6.1 tsunami that went to Hawaii to Japan then to US West Coast.
The biggest earthquake measured 9.5 on the ritcher scale.
A tsunami hit japan after the earthquake.
Great East Japan Earthquake / 2011 Tohoku earthquake and tsunami
The Earthquake in Japan was a 9.0 magnitude.
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The biggest earthquake to hit Japan to date occurred Friday afternoon March 11, 2011. It is estimated at a magnitude of 8.8 with a tsunami of over 30 feet.
The earthquake of Japan occured because Japan is on a major fault line.
The Earthquake of Kobe occurred in Japan in 1995.
The Japan Earthquake was on March 11, 2011
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