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[Photo] Reactor 1 could have been severely collapsed if M4.8 occurred 6 hours earlier on 11/19

Tepco’s decommissioning attempt could have collapsed the crippled Reactor 1 on 11/19/2015. This is not largely recognized by the mass media.   According to Tepco, they started removing the minor

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M4.9 occurred in South Ibaraki / Seismic intensity 4 observed

According to JMA (Japan Meteorological Agency), a large earthquake happened in South part of Ibaraki prefecture at 22:45 of 11/7/2015 (JST). The magnitude was 4.9. The maximum seismic intensity was

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M5.5 hit Fukushima offshore / Tepco “No abnormality reported”

According to JMA (Japan Meteorological Agency), M5.5 occurred offshore Fukushima at 15:04 of 10/21/2015 (JST). The maximum seismic intensity was 4. Quake was observed from Aomori prefecture to Shizuoka prefecture.

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Tottori quake still continues / Prefecture “possibility of earthquake swarm”

Following up this article.. 7 quakes occurred in Western Japan with only 10 mins intervals [URL]   After the article was posted above, 3 more quakes occurred at the same location

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7 quakes occurred in Western Japan with only 10 mins intervals

According to JMA (Japan Meteorological Agency), 7 earthquakes repeatedly happened in Western Japan from 10/17 to 10/18/2015 (JST). All of those quakes share the same epicenter in the central area

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Tohoku uni “Tectonic plate to have caused 311 started re-storing strain again”

The researching group of Tohoku University reported that the tectonic plate of 311 has started being strained again. 311 was caused by the release of strain of the tectonic plate

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11 quakes happened near the epicenter of 311 since 10/3/2015

According to JMA (Japan Meteorological Agency), 11 earthquakes have continuously happened since 10/3/2015 at one location. Especially from 18:36 of 10/6/2015 (JST), 6 quakes occurred until the morning of 10/7/2015.

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[Photo] “White smoke” came up from the body of Mt. Fuji / Ministry of Land “Just cloud of dust”

“White smoke” was observed in extremely large area of Mt. Fuji on 9/30/2015. From around 9AM, white and brown “smoke” was seen soaring in an erosional valley located on the west

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Colored seawater spreading from the new volcanic island more extensively

Related to this article.. [Video] JAMSTEC reported volcanic island in south of Tokyo might be the beginning of a new rising continent [URL]   On 9/18/2015, the Maritime Safety Agency announced

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M5.3 hit Tokyo Bay / Maximum seismic intensity 5- in Tokyo

At 5:49 of 9/12/2015 (JST), M5.3 occurred in Tokyo Bay, according to JMA (Japan Meteorological Agency). It affected the large area from Tokai region to North East Japan. The maximum