The Great Kanto Earthquake that devastated Japan, 1923

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The Great Kanto Earthquake, sometimes called the Great Tokyo Earthquake, rocked Japan on September 1, 1923. The city of Yokohama was hit even worse than Tokyo was, although both were devastated. It was the deadliest earthquake in Japanese history. The earthquake had a magnitude of 7.9 on the moment magnitude scale with its focus deep […]

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