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Earthquake - Kobe, Japan

On January 17, 1995 an earthquake measuring at 7.3 on the Richter magnitude scale occurred at 05:46 am JST near the city. Nearly 4600 people within the city were killed, 240000 were made...

Earthquake - Kobe, Japan

On January 17, 1995 an earthquake measuring at 7.3 on the Richter magnitude scale occurred at 05:46 am JST near the city. Nearly 4600 people within the city were killed, 240000 were made...

Remembering the 1995 Kobe Earthquake

At 5:46 am, Jan 17, 1995, one of the most destructive earthquakes of the 20th century struck Awaji Island, near the city of Kobe, resulting in 6434 deaths and 43792 injuries, and leaving...