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The 2016 Fukushima Earthquake and Tsunami

Updated on February 1, 2017 (Published on November 22, 2016)

On November 22, 2016 a magnitude 7.4 earthquake (measuring the maximum shindo 5 lower on the Japanese intensity scale) occureed off Fukushima Prefecture, Japan at 05:59:58 JST. The earthquake triggered the tsunami of up to 1.4-meter height to the notheast and east side of Japan. Currently, several research teams of IRIDeS are analyzing and investigating the causes and the aftermath of this major disaster. This page will be updated from time to time with relevant information.

The Japanese version of this page is here. (日本語のページはこちら

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