Japan Rocked by a Massive Earthquake

Our thoughts and prayers are with those in Japan, and other places around the world, affected by the massive earthquake and ensuing tsunami.

Google has set up a website dedicated to helping those affected, and those searching for loved ones missing.


More details and resource links, after the jump.
A massive 8.8 magnitude earthquake hit the Pacific Ocean nearby Northeastern Japan at around 2:46pm on March 11 (JST) causing damage with blackouts, fire and tsunami. On this page we are providing the information regarding the disaster and damage with realtime updates.

The large earthquake triggered a tsunami warning for countries all around the Pacific ocean.

Emergency dials:
171 + 1 + line phone number to leave a message
171 + 2 + line phone number to listen to the message