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Jul 10, 2011

Japan earthquake 7.1 magnitude, tsunami warning issued but later canceled

Japan earthquake 7.1 magnitude, tsunami warning issued but later canceled
By in Asia, Natural Disasters, Science 1 comment

Japan earthquake 7.1 magnitude map (July 10, 2011) Image Credit: USGS.gov A 7.1-magnitude earthquake hit Japan on Sunday, July 10, 2011 at 9:57 a.m. (local time) while a tsunami warning was issued but was canceled later. As noted at Japan Meteorological Agency‘s official website, the 7.1-magnitude earthquake hit Pacific Ocean off the coast of Honshu, […]