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www.cnn.com/2013/07/17/world/asia/japan-earthquake...

Read CNN's 2011 Japan Earthquake - Tsunami earthquake and learn more about the disaster that struck Japan in March of 2011.

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_natural_disasters_by_death_toll

Ten deadliest natural disasters. Notes: The list does not include several volcanic eruptions with uncertain death tolls resulting from collateral effects (crop failures, etc.), though these may have numbered in the millions; see List of volcanic eruptions by death toll. The list does not include the man-made 1938 Yellow River flood, caused entirely by a deliberate man-made act (an act of war ...

www.asianscientist.com/2015/06/topnews/japans-2015...

AsianScientist (Jun. 2, 2015) – A powerful earthquake struck off the coast of Japan on 30 May 2015 at around 2030 hrs (local time). The magnitude-7.8 earthquake’s epicenter was 543 miles (874 kilometers) south of Tokyo at a depth of 421 miles (677 km), according to the US Geological Survey.Fortunately, the earthquake did not cause any major damage.

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/2011_Tōhoku_earthquake_and_tsunami

Entire towns were destroyed in tsunami-hit areas in Japan, including 9,500 missing in Minamisanriku; one thousand bodies had been recovered in the town by 14 March 2011. Among several factors causing the high death toll from the tsunami, one was the unexpectedly large size of the water surge.

www.britannica.com/event/Japan-earthquake-and-tsunami-of-2011

Japan earthquake and tsunami of 2011: Japan earthquake and tsunami, severe natural disaster that occurred in northeastern Japan on March 11, 2011, and killed at least 20,000 people. The event began with a powerful earthquake off the coast of Honshu, Japan’s main island, which initiated a series of large tsunami waves that devastated many coastal areas.

www.japantimes.co.jp/news/2015/03/15/national/death-toll...

Death toll grows in 3/11 aftermath. Fukushima Minpo. Mar 15, 2015 ... tsunami and nuclear crisis, surpassing the 1,603 who are deemed to have been killed there directly by the quake and tsunami ...

www.accuweather.com/en/weather-news/nearing-the-one-year...

The death toll in Japan from this disaster was near 19,000, according to the Associated Press. A large majority of the fatalities occurred due to drowning following the tsunami.

www.bbc.com/news/world-asia-17219008

In Miyagi, Iwate and Fukushima prefectures whole communities were wiped out by the ferocious power of the tsunami. On top of the current known death toll, a further 3,000 people are still listed ...

www.gospelherald.com/articles/57916/20150918/chile...

Chile Earthquake Death Toll 2015: Chileans Pick through Debris After Powerful Quake; 11 dead. ... Tsunami alerts were issued after Wednesday's quake across the Pacific, from parts of California to Japan and French Polynesia, although waves were generally expected to be small. ...

weather.com/news/news/chile-major-earthquake-tsunami-warning

Small tsunami waves reached the Japanese coast Friday morning, one day after a magnitude 8.3 earthquake struck offshore Chile and killed at least 12 people. The Japan Meteorological Agency said a ...