Watch The Earth Open And Close During Japan’s 2011 Earthquake

Over 18,000 people were killed by a magnitude 9.0 earthquake and subsequent tsunami that struck Northeastern Japan on March 11, 2011. The earthquake lasted six minutes, and had over 250 aftershocks. Amateur video obtained by an American tourist visiting a park when the earthquake struck shows how dynamic the ground can be. The ground can be seen opening and closing, with some areas spurting water to the surface.

Source: Watch The Earth Open And Close During Japan’s 2011 Earthquake | IFLScience

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