Monday 1 January 2024

Japan: 40 earthquakes M7.6, M6.1, M5.7 occurred in 2 hours! 300 km Tsunami Warning

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Jan 1, 2024  ЯПОНИЯ

40 earthquakes M7.6, M6.1, M5.7 occurred in Japan in 2 hours! 300 km tsunami warning

Natural disaster 1 January 2024.

Japan issues tsunami warning following a series of 21 strong earthquakes.

According to the Japanese Meteorological Agency, a sequence of 21 earthquakes with a magnitude of 4.0 or higher struck central Japan within just 90 minutes on Monday.

The strongest tremor recorded reached a magnitude of 7.6, causing widespread concern.

Earthquakes triggered tsunami warnings, prompting authorities to urge residents to move to higher ground in the affected region.

A powerful earthquake occurred in the Ishikawa Prefecture in central Japan.
Tsunami warnings were declared in Niigata, Toyama, and Ishikawa prefectures along the Sea of Japan coast.

People in these areas are advised to evacuate immediately.

Dangerous tsunami waves were possible within 300 kilometers of the earthquake's epicenter along the Japanese coast.

1 comment:

  1. Translations: Notice indeed how the Chinese characters look very similar to Japanese (but sounds are different):

    (Chinese) 地震 Earthquake (Japanese) 地震
    (Chinese) 海啸 Tsunami (Japanese) 津波
    (Chinese) 警告 Warning (Japanese) 警告
    (Chinese) 自然灾害 Natural Disaster (Japanese) 自然災害
    (Chinese) 气象厅 Meteorological Agency (Japanese) 気象庁
    (Chinese) 顺序 Sequence (Japanese) 順序
    (Chinese) 震颤 Tremor (Japanese) 身震い
    (Chinese) 忧虑 Concern (Japanese) 懸念
    (Chinese) 建议 Advice (Japanese) アドバイス
    (Chinese) 波浪 Waves (Japanese) 波
    (Chinese) 震中 Epicenter (Japanese) 震源地
    (Chinese) 日本海岸 Japanese Coast (Japanese) 日本沿岸