Q. 164.0( 5 Votes )

Which country in the world is frequently effected by earth quakes? Collect the information and photographs on the recent earthquake in Japan.

Answer :

Indonesia is in a very active seismic zone, also, but by virtue of its larger size than Japan, it has more total earthquakes because it lies on highly active seismic zone.

Below is the list of the recent Earthquakes in Japan:


1. Fukushima Earthquake On 22 November 2016 a Major Earthquake hit a Fukushima City of Japan with an intensity of 6.9. Fifteen people were injured during the earthquake, including broken bones and cuts from falling objects, three of them seriously. Below is the image of it.



2. Kumamoto Earthquake A series of 7 main shock stroked on 16 April 2016 beneath Kumamoto city. The entire city of Kumamoto city was left without water.



3. Kamaishi Earthquake The 2012 Kamaishi earthquake occurred near the city of Kamaishi, Japan, on December 7.The magnitude 7.3 shock generated a small tsunami, with waves up to 1 m high.



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