-By Callie Wyckoff-
Japan has been hit with a string of earthquakes, the largest of which had a magnitude of 7.6,- and killed 55 people.
As of Tuesday morning fires are still burning and reports of 100 homes and other buildings have been destroyed.
Japan's Prime Minister said the country is in a "race against time" to rescue people who have been affected by these earthquakes.
Along with the 55 people killed, at least 30 people have been rushed to the hospital, where many people have been found unconscious under the debris.
The British Prime minister and President Joe Biden have said they are ready to assist Japan in any way that is needed.