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The 2011 Sendai earthquake was measured at magnitude 9.0. The tsunami following the quake had waves up to 33 feet (10 meters).


The 2011 earthquake off the Pacific coast of Tōhoku was a magnitude 9.0–9.1 ..... A 4-metre-high (13 ft) tsunami hit Iwate Prefecture.


This article lists notable historical tsunamis, which are sorted by the date and location that the ..... 1792, Kyūshū, Japan, 1792 Unzen earthquake and tsunami, Volcanic processes ..... Almost 22 hours after the quake, the waves hit the Sanriku coast of Japan, reaching up to 3 m above high tide, and killing 142 people.

Mar 13, 2011 ... The people in japan need your help. ... The danger in a tsunami doesn't have to do with how high the wave is; regular wind-driven waves can ...


May 7, 2015 ... ... the March 11, 2011, earthquake and tsunami that struck Japan. ... the earthquake, by stopping high-speed trains and factory assembly lines.


Mar 30, 2014 ... The tsunami that hit Japan in March 2011. ... by a series of tsunamis that pummeled the coast, one of which towered 219 feet (66 meters) high.


Mar 5, 2017 ... Read CNN's 2011 Japan Earthquake - Tsunami earthquake and learn ... up to 30 feet high hit the Japanese coast, sweeping away vehicles, ...


Apr 24, 2011 ... Early surveys of Japan's March tsunami show waves topped historic heights, up to 60 feet tall, with some waves topping 100 feet as they ...


Mar 8, 2017 ... So again, just how high is a 16.7-meter wave? ... Japan lists the tsunami's height at 16.7 meters, Japan's Kyodo News reportedly estimated the ...


Mar 11, 2011 ... Forecasted wave heights were up to 33 ft (10 m) and there were many reports of tsunami waves three stories high in parts of Japan. Across the ...