Kumamoto earthquake Magnitude 7.3
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Two major earthquakes have caused significant damage in and around the city of Kumamoto in Japan. The resulting landslides have destroyed roads and communities. To date as of April, 48 people are confirmed dead and more than 80,000 people have evacuated after an 6.5 earthquake on Thursday night and a stronger 7.3 quake on Saturday morning struck the Kyushu Island in western Japan.