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M6.9 and 5.3 occurred Ogasawara island offshore again / Epicenter depth was 480 km

According to Japan Meteorological Agency, an earthquake of M6.9 happened Ogasawara island offshore again at 21:19 of 6/23/2015 (JST). (cf, M8.5 occurred Ogasawara island offshore / Seismic intensity 5+ in Greater

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11 earthquakes continuously occurred for 5 days in Kushiro area of Hokkaido

According to Japan Meteorological Agency, 11 quakes have been observed in Kushiro area of Hokkaido since 6/3/2015.   The first one happened at 20:39 of 6/3/2015 (JST). It is followed by

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Seawater becoming yellowish green in 2km and 4km area offshore volcanic island in South of Tokyo

Following up this article.. Volcanic island in South of Tokyo increasing volcanic ash [URL]   On 5/22/2015, the Maritime Safety Agency reported the color of seawater is changing offshore the volcanic

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The epicenter of 5/30 quake was deep as lower mantle of the earth / Deepest for M8 class quakes since 1900

Following up this article.. M8.5 occurred Ogasawara island offshore / Seismic intensity 5+ in Greater Tokyo Area [URL]   On 5/31/2015, Japan Meteorological Agency announced the quake of 5/30 was actually

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M8.5 occurred Ogasawara island offshore / Seismic intensity 5+ in Greater Tokyo Area

A very strong earthquake happened Ogasawara islands offshore at 20:24 of 5/30/2015 (JST) Magnitude was 8.5 according to Japan Meteorological Agency. Epicenter depth was 590km. The maximum seismic intensity was

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Meteorological agency to implement terrestrial magnetism observation for underground temperature of Mt. Hakone

Following up this article.. Expansion accelerated in Mt. Hakone / Ground uplifted 8cm in recent 9 days [URL]   On 5/26/2015, Meteorological Research Institute announced they are going to observe the

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Expansion accelerated in Mt. Hakone / Ground uplifted 8cm in recent 9 days

Following up this article.. Mt. Hakone keeps expanding / Land rose up by 4 cm again in the north of crater from 5 days ago [URL]   On 5/26/2015, Geospatial Information Authority

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M5.6 hit greater Tokyo area / Maximum seismic intensity 5-

At 14:28 of 5/25/2015 (JST), M5.6 occurred in the north of Tokyo, Japan Meteorological Agency reported. The epicenter was in the Northern area of Saitama prefecture. However the highest seismic

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Mt. Hakone keeps expanding / Land rose up by 4 cm again in the north of crater from 5 days ago

Following up this article.. [Video] Volcanic earthquake occurred 471 times in Mt. Hakone on 5/15/2015 / “Roaring sound like jet plane” [URL]   On 5/16/2015, Geospatial Information Authority of Japan announced they

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[Video] Volcanic earthquake occurred 471 times in Mt. Hakone on 5/15/2015 / “Roaring sound like jet plane”

Following up this article.. [Video] Neighborhood of Mt. Hakone reports they hear explosive sound and see blue flash [URL]   According to Japan Meteorological Agency, volcanic earthquake happened 471 times in