Friday, 11 March 2011

Earthquake in Japan - 2011

The U.S Geological Survey is reporting that a magnitude 6.3 earthquake has hit off the coast of Honshu, Japan's main island.

The earthquake hit at a depth of about 1 mile below sea level. Honshu is the largest island of Japan, and is home to both Tokyo and Yokohama. According to Reuters, the quake was centered 126 miles from the city of Sendai.

Must watch video:

Amazing video about tidal wave

Video from News: Strong 8.9 earthquake in Japan, tsunami hits North East

This is a developing story. Check back for more details.



  1. I'm in a bit of shock watching these images. I just posted some footage on my blog too... Japan is in my thoughts today.

  2. I have many friends from Japan, I really worry about them...
    it is not a finish... scientists expect that earthquake will goes about a month more....