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137. Japan’s Nuclear Crisis

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In March 2011, an enormously powerful earthquake (Richter scale 9.0) hit Japan. The epicentre was 81 miles off the east coast at a depth of 15.2 miles.

This Environmental Studies Factsheet explains what went wrong, and includes practice exam questions on the topic.

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April 2011

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ISSN: 1351-5136

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