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How much did the 11 March,2011 earthquake in Japan tilt the Earth on its axis?

by Guest23137392  |  8 years, 2 month(s) ago

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I heard that due to 11 March,2011 earthquake in Japan, the earth has tilted on its axis. I want to know how much this quake effected the earth in this regard?

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  1. Guest23137393
    The Japan earthquake and tsunami on March 11, 2011 tilted world's axis by 25cm and the day have shortened. The reason is that the shift of tectonic plates beneath the Pacific Ocean opened up a crack about 250 miles long, causing a good portion of Earth’s crust to tumble inside.

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