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-- what can we determine now from Japan.
You look at that Matt -- shall build the -- thing is that six point nine magnitude quite at the northern part of the country because that is the same area that was struck last year during that.
Quake and followed by that massive tsunami the quake hit about four hours ago and shortly there after they issued a tsunami warning for that region in fact many of the small towns that were devastated last year had evacuation orders.
Under way just a few hours ago now we've now learned they have lifted -- -- But in fact there was a small tsunami in that area.
And about three hours after that another major earthquake and keep in mind.
These six point 96 point one not the magnitude nine that struck last year but they are nonetheless.
Very powerful earthquakes six point one hitting near the capital of Tokyo it shut down the airport -- short time -- lot of nerves.
And now we're hearing that it was actually shallow earthquakes -- -- kind of going out in the outlying areas checking the damage but two major earthquakes within just a few hours.
In Japan we are kind of checking the damage and checking the reports as they come -- bill it might take a little bit of time before we know exactly the full extent.
Of what's happening in the northern part of that country as well as in the capital as you well know living in California and your experience at their trees -- depth in the -- the term is a lot on the serve right do we have a depth reading how many miles.
They haven't given us an exact depth breeding except they're saying the six point one quake -- shallow.
And you know it just to put it in context Billy go back to the San Francisco quake back in 1989 the Northridge quake back in 1994.
Those were both about the same size as the first quake.
That -- in northern Japan and that gives you an idea of how powerful these things are.
The nine point one or nine point oh quake off.
Last year was completely off the charts still 350000.
People homeless from that tsunami and -- last year.
5000 still missing that is remarkable Trace Gallagher stay out of OK when -- more headlines -- bring you back okay group.
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