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2011 Japanese Tsunami Timeline

Timeline created by connorpj in History
Event Date: Event Title: Event Description:
Cnn Widespread destruction from Japan earthquake and tsunami. A first-hand look at the initial effects of the Japanese earthquake and tsunami from CNN. Article found here.
Corrects%20location%20 %20houses%20swallowed%20by%20tsunami%20.. Powerful quake, tsunami kills hundreds in Japan. Associated Press's reaction to the tsunami and description of the international aid being sent. Article found here.
Mqen1ppq Tsunami Footage. Youtube footage showing a first hand look at the devastation brought by the Japanese tsunami. Video found here.
B5lm3o2j NOAA: Honshu, Japan tsunami propagation An tsunami forecast model courtesy of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration. Video found here.
Reuters Tsunami Waves Close in on Japan Breaking news of the Japanese tsunami. Watch the video right here.
Reuters Japan Quake Triggers Giant Tsunami More footage of the devastating tsunami. Here it is.
Tsunami hits hawaii barrels to us west coast 2011 648198 1 Away from Japan, Tsunami's Effect is Diffuse Tsunami warnings are issued along the Pacific Rim, including Hawaii and California, but sea levels remain fairly stable. Read the article here.
Ob mz232 0311jq d 20110311025237 Live Blog: Japan Earthquake The Wall Street Journal's live blog of the Japan crisis, or JAPAN REALTIME. Read the live updates.
Sub scene 1 articlelarge On Edge of Disaster, Town Reels from Tsunami Interviews with survivors of the tsunami from the seaside town of Nakaminato. Read it here.
13japan span articlelarge Japan Pushes to Rescue Survivors as Quake Toll Rises Japanese news media estimates the death toll from the natural disasters at around 1,300 to 1,700, mostly from drowning. Read it here.
Description After Quake and Tsunami, Japanese Citizens Flock to Social Networks for Informantion People use social media to contact friends and relatives, as well as to get news on the disaster. Read the full article here.
Tnfl5x0b How Shifting Plates Caused the Earthquake and Tsunami in Japan Two days after the incident, the NY Times publishes an explanation of the cause of the devastating tsunami. Interactive visual found here.
Z6yfkvt7 The moment the tsunami hit Japan Al-Jazeera's look at the exact moment the tsunami struck Japan. Watch the clip.
1oy8obrc Japan Announces Emergency Budget for Rebuilding Japan recently launched a $50 billion rebuilding effort, although the government estimates the total cost of damage at $300 billion. Check it out here.
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