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  • Ishinomaki | Japan | Britannica.com
    killed or listed as missing Rebuilding progressed slowly and was expected to take a number of years Pop 2005 167 324 2010 160 826 Comments Share Email Print Cite Last Updated 7 3 2014 You may also be interested in Fukushima accident Sendai Tōhoku Honshu Kesennuma Shiogama Asia Kyōto Japan earthquake and tsunami of 2011 Mount Fuji Tokugawa period Hiroshima Keep exploring Capitals Cities Fact or Fiction Hit the Road Quiz World Cities 7 Drugs that Changed the World Editor Picks The 10 Greatest Basketball Players of All Time What made you want to look up Ishinomaki To From Subject Comments Please limit to 900 characters Cancel Britannica Stories Behind The News Philosophy Religion Healing the Schism Pope Meets Patriarch Behind The News Science Gravitational Waves Observed Spotlight History Thomas Malthus s 250th Birthday See More Stories FEATURED QUIZZES Vocabulary Quiz True or False Spell It See More Quizzes About Us About Our Ads Contact Us Privacy Policy Terms of Use 2016 Encyclopædia Britannica Inc MLA style Ishinomaki Encyclopædia Britannica Encyclopædia Britannica Online Encyclopædia Britannica Inc 2016 Web 12 Feb 2016 http www britannica com place Ishinomaki APA style Ishinomaki 2016 In Encyclopædia Britannica Retrieved from http www britannica com place Ishinomaki Harvard style Ishinomaki 2016 Encyclopædia Britannica Online Retrieved 12 February 2016 from http www britannica com place Ishinomaki Chicago Manual of Style Encyclopædia Britannica Online s v Ishinomaki accessed February 12 2016 http www britannica com place Ishinomaki While every effort has been made to follow citation style rules there may be some discrepancies Please refer to the appropriate style manual or other sources if you have any questions Update Link Click anywhere inside the article to add text or insert superscripts subscripts and special characters You can also highlight a section and use the tools in this

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  • Kesennuma | Japan | Britannica.com
    Kyōto Japan earthquake and tsunami of 2011 Mount Fuji Tokugawa period Hiroshima Keep exploring Capitals Cities Fact or Fiction Hit the Road Quiz World Cities Food for Thought The Origins of 6 Favorite Foods The Canadian Football League 10 Claims to Fame What made you want to look up Kesennuma To From Subject Comments Please limit to 900 characters Cancel FEATURED QUIZZES Vocabulary Quiz True or False Spell It See More Quizzes MORE QUIZZES The Olympics The Human Body Fact or Fiction Your Body Fact or Fiction See More Quizzes About Us About Our Ads Contact Us Privacy Policy Terms of Use 2016 Encyclopædia Britannica Inc MLA style Kesennuma Encyclopædia Britannica Encyclopædia Britannica Online Encyclopædia Britannica Inc 2016 Web 12 Feb 2016 http www britannica com place Kesennuma APA style Kesennuma 2016 In Encyclopædia Britannica Retrieved from http www britannica com place Kesennuma Harvard style Kesennuma 2016 Encyclopædia Britannica Online Retrieved 12 February 2016 from http www britannica com place Kesennuma Chicago Manual of Style Encyclopædia Britannica Online s v Kesennuma accessed February 12 2016 http www britannica com place Kesennuma While every effort has been made to follow citation style rules there may be some discrepancies Please refer to the appropriate style manual or other sources if you have any questions Update Link Click anywhere inside the article to add text or insert superscripts subscripts and special characters You can also highlight a section and use the tools in this bar to modify existing content Add links to related Britannica articles You can double click any word or highlight a word or phrase in the text below and then select an article from the search box Or simply highlight a word or phrase in the article then enter the article name or term you d like to link to

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  • Shiogama | Japan | Britannica.com
    and tsunami of 2011 Mount Fuji Tokugawa period Hiroshima Keep exploring Capitals Cities Fact or Fiction Hit the Road Quiz World Cities 8 Incredible Swimming Feats Editor Picks 8 Fruits on My Bucket List What made you want to look up Shiogama To From Subject Comments Please limit to 900 characters Cancel FEATURED QUIZZES Vocabulary Quiz True or False Spell It See More Quizzes MORE QUIZZES The Skeletal Puzzle A Serving of Fruit The Olympics See More Quizzes About Us About Our Ads Contact Us Privacy Policy Terms of Use 2016 Encyclopædia Britannica Inc MLA style Shiogama Encyclopædia Britannica Encyclopædia Britannica Online Encyclopædia Britannica Inc 2016 Web 12 Feb 2016 http www britannica com place Shiogama APA style Shiogama 2016 In Encyclopædia Britannica Retrieved from http www britannica com place Shiogama Harvard style Shiogama 2016 Encyclopædia Britannica Online Retrieved 12 February 2016 from http www britannica com place Shiogama Chicago Manual of Style Encyclopædia Britannica Online s v Shiogama accessed February 12 2016 http www britannica com place Shiogama While every effort has been made to follow citation style rules there may be some discrepancies Please refer to the appropriate style manual or other sources if you have any questions Update Link Click anywhere inside the article to add text or insert superscripts subscripts and special characters You can also highlight a section and use the tools in this bar to modify existing content Add links to related Britannica articles You can double click any word or highlight a word or phrase in the text below and then select an article from the search box Or simply highlight a word or phrase in the article then enter the article name or term you d like to link to in the search box below and select from the list of results

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  • Kitaibaraki | Japan | Britannica.com
    Science City Hitachi Mito Honshu Tsuchiura Koga Hitachinaka Shimodate Asia Kyōto Japan earthquake and tsunami of 2011 Mount Fuji Keep exploring Capitals Cities Fact or Fiction Hit the Road Quiz World Cities 6 Exotic Diseases That Could Come to a Town Near You 9 Fun Facts About Sleep What made you want to look up Kitaibaraki To From Subject Comments Please limit to 900 characters Cancel FEATURED QUIZZES Vocabulary Quiz True or False Spell It See More Quizzes MORE QUIZZES Corn Grains and Wheat General Food Knowledge Fact or Fiction Swords Fact or Fiction See More Quizzes About Us About Our Ads Contact Us Privacy Policy Terms of Use 2016 Encyclopædia Britannica Inc MLA style Kitaibaraki Encyclopædia Britannica Encyclopædia Britannica Online Encyclopædia Britannica Inc 2016 Web 12 Feb 2016 http www britannica com place Kitaibaraki APA style Kitaibaraki 2016 In Encyclopædia Britannica Retrieved from http www britannica com place Kitaibaraki Harvard style Kitaibaraki 2016 Encyclopædia Britannica Online Retrieved 12 February 2016 from http www britannica com place Kitaibaraki Chicago Manual of Style Encyclopædia Britannica Online s v Kitaibaraki accessed February 12 2016 http www britannica com place Kitaibaraki While every effort has been made to follow citation style rules there may be some discrepancies Please refer to the appropriate style manual or other sources if you have any questions Update Link Click anywhere inside the article to add text or insert superscripts subscripts and special characters You can also highlight a section and use the tools in this bar to modify existing content Add links to related Britannica articles You can double click any word or highlight a word or phrase in the text below and then select an article from the search box Or simply highlight a word or phrase in the article then enter the article name or

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  • Hitachinaka | Japan | Britannica.com
    City Hitachi Mito Honshu Tsuchiura Kitaibaraki Koga Shimodate Asia Kyōto Japan earthquake and tsunami of 2011 Mount Fuji Keep exploring Capitals Cities Fact or Fiction Hit the Road Quiz World Cities 6 Exotic Diseases That Could Come to a Town Near You 9 Fun Facts About Sleep What made you want to look up Hitachinaka To From Subject Comments Please limit to 900 characters Cancel FEATURED QUIZZES Vocabulary Quiz True or False Spell It See More Quizzes MORE QUIZZES Physical Education Fact or Fiction American Sports Nicknames Sports Quiz See More Quizzes About Us About Our Ads Contact Us Privacy Policy Terms of Use 2016 Encyclopædia Britannica Inc MLA style Hitachinaka Encyclopædia Britannica Encyclopædia Britannica Online Encyclopædia Britannica Inc 2016 Web 12 Feb 2016 http www britannica com place Hitachinaka APA style Hitachinaka 2016 In Encyclopædia Britannica Retrieved from http www britannica com place Hitachinaka Harvard style Hitachinaka 2016 Encyclopædia Britannica Online Retrieved 12 February 2016 from http www britannica com place Hitachinaka Chicago Manual of Style Encyclopædia Britannica Online s v Hitachinaka accessed February 12 2016 http www britannica com place Hitachinaka While every effort has been made to follow citation style rules there may be some discrepancies Please refer to the appropriate style manual or other sources if you have any questions Update Link Click anywhere inside the article to add text or insert superscripts subscripts and special characters You can also highlight a section and use the tools in this bar to modify existing content Add links to related Britannica articles You can double click any word or highlight a word or phrase in the text below and then select an article from the search box Or simply highlight a word or phrase in the article then enter the article name or term you d like to

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  • scientific modeling: depiction of the tsunami wave height model for the Pacific Ocean following the March 11, 2011, earthquake off Sendai, Japan | Encyclopedia Britannica
    prepared by the U S National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration depicting the tsunami wave height model for the Pacific Ocean following the March 11 2011 earthquake off Sendai Japan NOAA Center for Tsunami Research MEDIA FOR Japan earthquake and tsunami

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  • Kauai | island, Hawaii, United States | Britannica.com
    chief port and business centre in the southeast and Kapaa on the east central coast Sugar was formerly the main agricultural product but production ceased in the early 21st century after a decades long decline Tourism is now the main economic activity There is diversified manufacturing especially of tourist oriented goods Coffee also contributes to the economy The island s primary airport is in Lihue Lihue Kauai Museum Joel Bradshaw Notable museums concentrated in Lihue include the Kauai Museum which features the work of local artists and exhibits on Hawaiian history and the Grove Farm Homestead Museum a historic sugar plantation On the west side of the island is Waimea Canyon known as the Grand Canyon of the Pacific some 14 miles 23 km long 1 mile 1 6 km wide and up to 3 600 feet 1 100 metres deep Other attractions include Huleia and Kilauea Point national wildlife refuges Russian Fort Elizabeth State Historical Park built 1816 and Kilauea Lighthouse which contains the world s largest although now inactive lighthouse clamshell lens Kauai is home to three properties of the National Tropical Botanical Garden chartered by the U S Congress in 1964 Limahuli Garden and Preserve on the north shore and Allerton Garden and McBryde Garden located along the southern shore The island s lush vegetation and fine beaches have made it a setting for numerous films and television shows Kauai county also includes Niihau island 70 square miles 180 square km and the tiny uninhabited islets of Kaula and Lehua privately owned Niihau is known as the Forbidden Island because access is greatly restricted and it is home to a small traditional Hawaiian population Area Kauai island 552 square miles 1 430 square km Pop 2000 Kauai county 58 463 2010 64 529 Comments Share Email Print Cite You may also be interested in Hawaii United States Maui Oahu Molokai Lanai Niihau Kahoolawe Hawaii Mount Waialeale Oceania Baker Island Keep exploring USA Facts Hawaii Fact or Fiction Oceania Fact or Fiction 8 Incredible Swimming Feats 7 Scary Surgical Instruments Then and Now What made you want to look up Kauai To From Subject Comments Please limit to 900 characters Cancel Britannica Stories Behind The News Philosophy Religion Healing the Schism Pope Meets Patriarch Behind The News Science Gravitational Waves Observed Spotlight History Thomas Malthus s 250th Birthday See More Stories FEATURED QUIZZES Vocabulary Quiz True or False Spell It See More Quizzes About Us About Our Ads Contact Us Privacy Policy Terms of Use 2016 Encyclopædia Britannica Inc MLA style Kauai Encyclopædia Britannica Encyclopædia Britannica Online Encyclopædia Britannica Inc 2016 Web 12 Feb 2016 http www britannica com place Kauai APA style Kauai 2016 In Encyclopædia Britannica Retrieved from http www britannica com place Kauai Harvard style Kauai 2016 Encyclopædia Britannica Online Retrieved 12 February 2016 from http www britannica com place Kauai Chicago Manual of Style Encyclopædia Britannica Online s v Kauai accessed February 12 2016 http www britannica com place Kauai While every effort has

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  • Hawaii | island, Hawaii, United States | Britannica.com
    Hawaiian Islands Its area of some 4 030 square miles 10 438 square km continues to grow as Kilauea the world s most active volcano continues to pour lava into the ocean The island is formed by five volcanoes Hualalai Kilauea Kohala Mauna Kea and Mauna Loa that are connected by lava saddles ridges and is the youngest island geologically of the Hawaiian Islands Mauna Loa 13 677 feet 4

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