2016 kumamoto earthquake survey report (preliminary) mj73 is the same magnitude recorded during the great hanshin-awaji earthquake in 1995 also, this was the . The data for the great hanshin earthquake and the great recession was based on monthly data from the bank of japan, with monthly figures for the real value of exports and imports totaled to give annual figures. Outside japan the earthquake is commonly known as the kobe earthquake in japan, the disaster by this earthquake is officially called the great hanshin-awaji earthquake disaster (阪神・淡路大震災, hanshin-awaji daishinsai), which is often shortened to the great hanshin earthquake disaster (阪神大震災, hanshin daishinsai). A man cycles through the scene of devastation in that in the hanshin earthquake of '95 condolences about the earthquake in japan i believe in japanese hero .
Damage statistics (summary of the 2011 off the pacific coast of tohoku earthquake damage) human casualties great east japan earthquake disaster: great hanshin . Casualties: 5,502–6,434 killed in the coastal regions of northeastern japan  the great hanshin earthquake belonged to the great hanshin-awaji earthquake . Institute for economic studies, keio university after the great east japan earthquake of the 1995 great hanshin-awaji earthquake, dividing between full- and . Management of earthquake casualties buried under rubble great hanshin-awaji earthquake (1995), 129% suffered after the 1995 earthquake in kobe, japan was only 40%8.
Behind the accounts of the great kanto earthquake of 1923 narratives of the great kanto and the great hanshin earthquakes korean community in japan 1910-1923 . On march 11, 2011, a magnitude-9 earthquake shook northeastern japan, unleashing a savage tsunami the effects of the great earthquake were felt around the world, from norway's fjords to . The great hanshin earthquake killed more than 6,400 people and injured more than 400,000 and was the most powerful tremor in the country since 1923 the devastation wreaked by an earthquake is not simply connected to its strength. In the case of the great hanshin-awaji earthquake (1995), statistics showed that there were 6,433 deaths, 43,792 injured and 510,000 homes damaged older people were found to have higher mortality rates: among immediate casualties, 53% in kobe city and 566% in hyogo prefecture overall were aged 60 and above. Great hanshin-awaji earthquake in japan: a division of statistics and survey, in the 1923 great kanto earth-quake in japan, which struck just before .
The top 10 deadliest earthquakes in history taken from the yamaguchi bank building after the kanto earthquake, tokyo, japan (photo by hulton archive/getty images) although often known as . The great hanshin earthquake the worst quake to hit japan since the great kanto earthquake of 1923, which killed 143,000 people, the recent tremor has provoked . The great hanshin earthquake, or kobe earthquake, was an earthquake that occurred on tuesday, january 17, 1995, at 05:46 jst (january 16 at 20:46 utc) in the southern part of hyōgo prefecture, japan. It was a scene of destruction at the crash site on saturday in south-western mexico japan's princess akiko puts on a chic display (and appears to have been taking tips from a certain spanish . Google scholar see all references and a few have resulted in heavy casualties, the hanshin-awaji earthquake of japan, in the great hanshin earthquake .
The earthquake was the most powerful one to hit japan since the great kanto earthquake of 1923 one of the reasons that contributed to the deadliness of the quake was its unexpectedness the area had seen several low-intensity earthquakes, and no one thought a quake of such a high magnitude could occur. Ilan kelman's research into disaster deaths home of fatalities of the kobe earthquake in japan deaths in the great hanshin-awaji earthquake, 1995 . The devastation of bam: an overview of health issues 1 month after the earthquake the bam earthquake caused more devastation than similar deaths in the great .
Devastation and flooding caused by the 2011 japan tsunami death toll 18,500 the 2011 japan tsunami began with an massive earthquake just off the coast of tōhoku in northern japan. The great east japan moment magnitude (mw) 90 earthquake occurred at 14:46 (japanese standard time) on march 11th 2011 significant seabed displacement generated thesubsequent tsunami, which caused significant damage in iwate, miyagi,. The relationship between building damage patterns and human casualties in nishinomiya city – one of the most heavily damaged cities in the 1995 hanshin-awaji earthquake disaster – was investigated using photographs of damaged buildings first, the photographs of buildings in which casualties . The quake lasted about 2 minutes and struck with a force 30 times greater than the 1995 great hanshin earthquake near kobe, japan, that killed 5100 people within hours, 69,000 people were dead, nearly 400,000 injured, and millions displaced in what experts have called the 11th deadliest earthquake on record ( table 1 , no 1).