DonAithnen (donaithnen) wrote,

You heard it here last

Japan had a huge 8.9 earthquake this morning. The article i was reading claimed it was the fifth largest quake in the world in the last hundred years.

Along with concern about the people in japan, there's a somewhat more direct concern about tsunamis for pretty much everyone living along the pacific ocean. I don't remember exactly how fast tsunamis travel but i'm thinking it's probably best to just stay away from the beach all day today.

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