The event began with a powerful earthquake off the coast of Honshu, Japan’s main island, which initiated a series of large … Japan earthquake and tsunami, severe natural disaster that occurred in northeastern Japan on March 11, 2011, and killed at least 20,000 people. The death toll in the magnitude 6.7 earthquake that struck Japan on Thursday has risen to 39, the country's Fire and Disaster Management Agency said.

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5 May 2020 Japan Earthquake death toll: How many dead in 6.7-magnitude earthquake in Hokkaido? UK coronavirus death toll higher than Italy's The figure of 29,427 deaths is "a massive tragedy", the foreign secretary says, but steers clear of comparisons.