Posts Tagged ‘Aftershock’

Japan:March earthquake created nearly 7,000 aftershocks

Friday, January 6, 2012 Comments off

Japan’s Meteorological Agency says last March’s magnitude 9.0 earthquake was followed by nearly 7,000 aftershocks strong enough to be felt by humans. Read more…

Panel: Aftershocks of over magnitude 7 may occur

Friday, June 10, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News  June 10,2011

A government panel of seismologists says major aftershocks from the March 11th earthquake could still occur in the sea off the coast of northeastern Japan. Read more…

Japan:Nearly 24,000 dead or missing in March disaster

Sunday, May 29, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News  May 29,2011

The number of dead or missing in the March 11th earthquake and tsunami, including aftershocks, stands at 23,795 as of Sunday. Read more…

Japan:Number of dead and missing unlikely to rise much

Wednesday, May 11, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News  May 11,2011

Two months have passed since the Great East Japan Earthquake and tsunami. The disaster has left more than 24,000 people dead or missing.

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Fukushima: measures against tsunami -NHK

Sunday, May 1, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News May 1,2011

Tokyo Electric Power Company will implement new measures at the crippled Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant to protect it from any other tsunami or aftershocks. Read more…

Landslide, flood, aftershock warnings in Tohoku

Sunday, April 24, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News April 24,2011

Japanese weather officials are warning of the possibility of landslides and flooding in disaster-affected areas caused by bad weather through Monday. Read more…

Japan:Quakes may continue in wide area

Sunday, April 17, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News April 17,2011

Japanese weather officials are calling on people to stay on the alert, as strong earthquakes are expected to continue for some time. Read more…

Japan – M6.4 quake in Shizuoka

Wednesday, March 16, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News March 16,2011

A strong earthquake hit eastern Shizuoka Prefecture in central Japan on Tuesday night. Read more…

Japan:Powerful quake hits Shizuoka

Tuesday, March 15, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News March15,2011.

A powerful earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 6.0 jolted central Japan on Tuesday night.

The Japan Meteorological Agency says the quake with an intensity of 6 plus on the Japanese seismic scale zero to 7 hit at 10:31 PM.

The focus of the quake is in the eastern part of Shizuoka Prefecture and is estimated to be at a depth of 10 kilometers.


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