(At first, the magnitude was said to be 8.8 or 8.9, but it turned out to be 9.0, which is the largest one that Japan have ever had.)
Fortunately, all of my family members were home (can I say "at home" here?) then, and were all right.
My place, Yokohama, is not so near the earthquake center, but I felt as if I had been on a ship in heavy seas... It was really scary!!
We're still having some aftershoks and worried about the lifelines, particularly lack of electricity.
Thanks a million for the prayers and supports from all over the world!! We really appreciate them!