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PHOTO GALLERY: Major quake, tsunami rock Japan




Cracks are seen on the ground in Wajima, Ishikawa prefecture, Japan Monday, Jan. 1, 2024. AP

A torii gate is damaged after an earthquake at a shrine in Kanazawa, Ishikawa prefecture, Japan Monday, Jan. 1, 2024. AP

This image taken in Hong Kong on January 1, 2024 shows a warning message on a screen from a live feed on NHK World asking people to evacuate from the area after a series of major earthquakes hit central Japan. AFP

A bookshelf falls at a home in Nagaoka, Niigata prefecture, Japan Sunday, Jan. 1, 2024. AP

A house is damaged by an earthquake in Wajima, Ishikawa prefecture, Japan Monday, Jan. 1, 2024. Japan issued tsunami alerts Monday after a series of strong quakes in the Sea of Japan. AP

In this image from a video, people take shelter at a parking lot of a junior high school after an earthquake in Wajima, Ishikawa prefecture, Japan Monday, Jan. 1, 2024. AP

People walk to a higher place to take shelter after an earthquake in Wajima, Ishikawa prefecture, Japan Monday, Jan. 1, 2024. AP

Customers crouch following an earthquake at a supermarket in Toyama, Japan Sunday, Jan. 1, 2024. AP

Books are scattered at a bookstore in Niigata, Japan following an earthquake Monday, Jan. 1, 2024. AP

People stand next to large cracks in the pavement after evacuating into a street in the city of Wajima, Ishikawa prefecture on January 1, 2024. AP

A car drives past a badly damaged pavement along a street in the city of Wajima, Ishikawa prefecture on January 1, 2024, AFP

This general view shows badly damaged buildings along a street in the city of Wajima, Ishikawa prefecture on January 1, 2024, AFP