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  1. Jan 2, 2024 · Reuters. A powerful earthquake on New Year's Day 2024 toppled houses in central Japan. It's been nearly 13 years since the devastating earthquake and tsunami that triggered an accident at a...

  2. Jan 1, 2024 · 2 January 2024. EPA. The earthquake, which took place on New Year's Day, has left a trail of destruction across Ishikawa Prefecture. The power of the magnitude 7.5 quake in Japan can be seen in...

  3. Jan 5, 2024 · Japan is one of the most seismically active nations in the world. Its location between four tectonic plates meaning that earthquakes are a matter of if, not when. Though they often go undetected by the people walking above them, seismic tremors are a daily occurrence in the country, which the EarthScope Consortium reports experiences around ...

  4. Jan 19, 2024 · The earthquake that struck Japan on New Year’s Day caused a grave tragedy but a political crisis, like that seen in 2011, seems to have been dodged. By Makoto Takahashi. January 19, 2024.

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  6. December 31, 1703 Japan was hit by a strong earthquake with a reconstructed intensity of 8 after the Mercalli-scale. In Edo most of the wood buildings collapsed. The earthquake and its aftermath...

  7. Jan 1, 2024 · BBC. Summary. The number of people killed in a powerful earthquake in Japan which caused homes to collapse and triggered tsunami warnings is now known to be 48. Japan's prime minister, Fumio...

  8. Jan 1, 2024 · Earthquakes hit Japan, triggering tsunami warning. A series of earthquakes hit Japan today, triggering tsunami alerts. One of the earthquakes had a preliminary magnitude of 7.6, Reuters...

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