Japanese Tsunami - an earthquake of magnitude 9.0, an undersea megathrust earthquake off coast of Japan occurred on Friday, 11 March 2011, It was the most powerful known earthquake ever to have hit Japan, & one of five most powerful earthquakes in the world. The earthquake triggered powerful tsunami waves that reached heights of up to 133 ft in Miyako, travelled up to 6 miles inland. The earthquake moved Honshu 8 ft east & shifted the Earth on its axis by estimates of 4 to 10 inches.

Japanese Tsunami - an earthquake of magnitude 9.0, an undersea megathrust earthquake off coast of Japan occurred on Friday, 11 March 2011, It was the most powerful known earthquake ever to have hit Japan, & one of five most powerful earthquakes in the world. The earthquake triggered powerful tsunami waves that reached heights of up to 133 ft in Miyako, travelled up to 6 miles inland. The earthquake moved Honshu 8 ft east & shifted the Earth on its axis by estimates of 4 to 10 inches.

Northern Japan after earthquake and tsunami 2011

The 45 Most Powerful Images Of 2011

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