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Historical Events Today: 1933 – Most powerful earthquake in 180 years hit Japan.

Historical Events Today: 1933 – Most powerful earthquake in 180 years hit Japan. The 1933 Sanriku earthquake was a major earthquake whose associated tsunami caused widespread damage to towns on the Sanriku coast of the Tōhoku region of Honshū, Japan on March 2, 1933. The epicenter of the 1933 Sanriku earthquake was located offshore, 290 kilometres (180 mi) east of […]

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