BOSTON ( TheStreet) -- Toyota Motor (TM - Get Report), Sony (SNE - Get Report) and other Japanese American Depositary Receipts, or ADRs, were sinking Friday in the aftermath of one of the largest earthquakes in Japan's history.The offshore earthquake hit Japan Friday afternoon, measuring a magnitude of 8.9 on the Richter scale and triggering a tsunami. Video footage showed tsunami waves that swept over towns, fields, and even airports. Effects of the tsunami were felt along the coast of Hawaii hours later. Asian stock exchanges dropped in reaction, with the Nikkei tumbling 1.7% and Hong Kong's Hang Seng down 1.5%.
Earthquake Rattles Japan Stocks in U.S.
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