Japan earthquake and tsunami of 2011: japan earthquake and tsunami, severe natural disaster that occurred in northeastern japan on march 11, 2011, and killed at least 20,000 people the event began with a powerful earthquake off the coast of honshu, japan’s main island, which initiated a series of large tsunami waves that devastated many coastal areas. March 11, 2011 posted on march 11, 2011 by sbranch s i write, snow is falling outside my maine window and indoors, all around me, half a hundred garden catalogues are in bloom.
March 11 is the 70th day of the year (71st in leap years) in the gregorian calendarthere are 295 days remaining until the end of the year.
On march 11, 2011, a magnitude-9 earthquake shook northeastern japan, unleashing a savage tsunami the effects of the great earthquake were felt around the world, from norway's fjords to. Facts and information about the march 11, 2011, earthquake and tsunami that struck japan. The 2011 earthquake off the pacific coast of tōhoku (東北地方太平洋沖地震, tōhoku-chihō taiheiyō oki jishin) was a magnitude 90–91 (m w) undersea megathrust earthquake off the coast of japan that occurred at 14:46 jst (05:46 utc) on friday 11 march 2011, with the epicentre approximately 70 kilometres (43 mi) east of the oshika peninsula of tōhoku and the hypocenter at an. The march 11, 2011, earthquake was the strongest to strike the region since the beginning of record keeping in the late 19th century, and it is considered one of the most powerful earthquakes ever recorded.
March 11, 2011 day of the week find out what day of the week was this date get full year 2011 calendar plus bonus info. Updated friday 11th march 2011 this morning's japanese earthquake (11th march 2011 at 05:46 gmt) measured 89 on the richter scale that is very powerful, and in an average year there is only one quake more powerful than 80 anywhere in the globe.
United states march 2011 – calendar with american holidays monthly calendar for the month march in year 2011 calendars – online and print friendly – for any year and month. March 11 in recent years 2011 – an earthquake measuring 90 in magnitude strikes 130 km (81 mi) east of sendai, japan, triggering a tsunami killing thousands of people this event also triggered the second largest nuclear accident in history, and one of only two events to be classified as a level 7 on the international nuclear event scale. The great east japan earthquake - 11th march 2011 the great east japan earthquake the following is an information page that we put together in the early summer of 2011, a few months after the earthquake and events of march 2011 in northern japan.
What happened on this day in history, march 11 see what historical events occurred, which famous people were born and who died on march 11. Watch tere liye - 11th march 2011 - pt1 by upbulk27 on dailymotion here. 11th march 2011 information from meetings the challenging behaviour foundation wants to see children and adults with severe learning disabilities have the same life opportunities as everyone else.