Earthquake in Japan 2011

Why did the Japan tsunami happen?


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2011-08-26 21:10:14
2011-08-26 21:10:14

Because of an Earthquake that happened which displaced a lot of water causing the tsunami.

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The large tsunami that occured in Japan hit on March 11th, 2011.

The Tsunami was caused by the large earthquake that preceded it.

off the cost of Honsho, Japan

A tsunami hit japan after the earthquake.

The most recent Tsunami to hit Japan was in March of 2011.

The Earthquake occurred before the tsunami as it is what caused the tsunami.

and earhtquake scoring 8.9 on the rictor scale triggered the tsunami

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.

yes one or two happen in japan

The tsunami came after the earthquake. The earthquake happened in Japan.

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Yes, they did. Tsunami usually follows closely after the earthquake, as it is the earthquakes release of evergy that causes the tsunami.

yes it's possible beacuase you can never know if the Tsunami can hapem so yes

The Tohoku Tsunami in Japan was in 2011

The earthquake was a natural disaster and the tsuami was triggered by the earthquake.

A huge earthquake off the coast of Japan and it's aftershocks caused the tsunami.

They do not JUST happen in Japan, but they are common there because the Japanese islands are situated right next to a very active destructive plate margin.

An Earthquake happened which was 8.9 on the Richter Scale followed by a Tsunami.

March 11th, 2011 Source: Someone who was there when it happened: me.

Earthquakes, Volcanic eruptions, tsunami, and typhoons are a few.

the earth quake (in japan) shook the sea and made a giant wave called a tsunami

before tsunami japan was really quite.

The earthquake was the moving of two plates that have been stressing for centuries, many miles away from japan. The tsunami was a result of the lifting of one plate in the ocean-it was giant.

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