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Japan Earthquake and Tsunami – 3rd Anniversary

Honoring the victims and survivors of the earthquake and tsunami which devastated Japan on March 11, 2011.

The Map Collection is displaying maps of Japan.

MAP:

The M9.0 great Tohoku earthquake (northeast Honshu, Japan) of March 11, 2011 /map prepared by U.S. Geological Survey, National Earthquake Information Center ; prepared in cooperation with the Global Seismographic Network.

Call Number: MAP G7961.C55 2011 .U6

Also available online :

http://earthquake.usgs.gov/earthquakes/eqarchives/poster/2011/20110311.php

INTERESTING WEBSITE:

Shows satellite views before and after the tsunami of the Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Plant, the Sendai area, and the Iwaki area.

http://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2011/03/13/world/asia/satellite-photos-japan-before-and-after-tsunami.html

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