March 9, 2011 in History
Event:
A 7.2 magnitude earthquake off the coast of Honshu, Japan prompts the release of tsunami alert




Related Topics:
alert
Coast
Earthquake
Honshu
Japan
off
Release
tsunami

Related Year:
2011

Related Events:
March 9





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