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Quakes over M3 in Metropolitan area not decreasing since 311

According to professor. Tooda from Tohoku university, the quakes over M3 are not decreasing in Metropolitan area since 311. Prof. Tooda, the expert of seismogeology reported the frequency of the

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390 aftershocks within 25 hours after the M6.3 near Awaji island

At 5:33 of 4/13/2013, M6.3 occurred near Awaji island in western Japan. The depth of epicenter was 15km. 390 aftershocks happened by 7:00 of 4/14/2013 (25.5 hours after the quake).

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Meteorological agency warns to stay alert to further aftershocks

On the regular press conference of Meteorological agency held on 12/20/2012, the director Hatori warned to stay alert to strong aftershock that may cause Tsunami. As to the M7.4 on

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Tepco to stop coolant system of SFP in reactor3 from 12/12 to 12/18 in the risk of aftershock after M7.4

At 14:02 of 12/12/2012, Tepco stopped the coolant system of SFP in reactor3 to add valves and check clack valves. It will be stopped until 12/18 while Meteorological agency is

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32 quakes in 48 hours after M7.3 of 12/7/2012, it was 38 after 3/9/2011 “39th quake was 311”

So far, 32 earthquakes occurred within 48 hours after the M7.3 of 12/7/2012. After M7.3 of 3/9/2011, 38 quakes occurred within 48 hours. After the quakes stopped for 7 hours,

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[Column] 5 Lessons learnt from M7.3 of 12/7/2012

M7.3 and the series of aftershocks hit coastal area of North Japan. According to Japan meteorological agency, it was not the end, it hasn’t even begun yet. They expect M8.0


Mt. Fuji was given adequate pressure to erupt after 311

  311 may have caused the eruption of Mt. Fuji though it may happen in the future. 311 and the aftershock of 3/15/2011 (M6.4) gave pressure to Mt. Fuji, which


Settlement report 6/11 ~ 6/12/2012 – Believers

      1 hour later, news paper companies finally reported the explosion of reactor 1. At first they didn’t even report it exploded, instead “Explosive sound was heard, white

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Settlement report 6/7/2012 -change

        I lost the sense of “height”. The shape of the wave was clear. I couldn’t stand still, had to sit down on the ground, where was

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Actual Fukushima worker “In case of the major aftershock, all the reactors will be in crisis”

Following up this article..Tepco has no clue for the worst senario of SFP4 Actual Fukushima worker Happy11311 admits if another major aftershock hits Fukushima, they can’t even get close to