M8.8 huge earthquake attacked Japan coast, 11/03

March 11, 2011 Juju Kurihara Culture, Japan, news Tags: , 0 Comments

11th of March at 14:46 Japan time, M8.8 scale earthquake attacked Japan's north-east coast. Majority of Tohoku region has been damaged. In Tokyo resistered an intensiry of 5 and all the tubes in Tokyo have been suspended after the earthquake. There are many power stations in the north region in Japan and all have been stopped the generations. 

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The numbers are magnitude and the cross mark in the ocean is the hypocentre. This is the northern region in Japan.

 

It's still quaking, 3,000 people are stuck in Shibuya station due to the suspention of all public transport, they have been adviced to remain in the office and not try to go home.

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Kasumigaseki, Tokyo

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Saitama

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Office in Tokyo

Urayasu area in Chiba is a pure made ground and now liquefaction is happening. This is a taxi in front of the station stuck in the water. liquefaction
Smoke is coming out from some buildings in Tokyo

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Destroyed shops in Tokyo shops
Tsunami attacked Fukushima region and a fire broke out fukushima
The oil refineries in Chiba have exploded chiba explosion

There is limited power source in Japan, no power in Tohoku area (northern region) and Yokosuka area and some places in Tokyo. At this moment, many people are missing in especially in Miyagi area and at least 26 peole died.

On BBC news there is a live news. BBC LIVE NEWS.

There is a risk of Tsunami to other Pacific area including Taiwan, Philippines, Australia, New Zealand.

Now according to the latest news from Vienna, all five nuclear plants have been shut down safely and no danger of leaking.

 

 

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