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Diastrophism under Lake Biwa is ongoing

Diastrophism is ongoing under Lake Biwa, from the research of prof. Kumagai of Ritsumeikan university. 5 years ago Kumagai’s researching group found out the sediment is blown up with bubbles

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Sharp diastrophism had been observed between Shimane and Miyagi every 2~3 years before 311, none after 311

According to the Geographical Survey Institute, rapid diastrophism had been observed between Shimane (Misumi-cho) and Miyagi (Yamoto) before 311. It shifted to South East twice, which is the same direction

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Geographical Survey Institute, “M6.2 caused Miyake-jima diastrophism of 2cm to NE”

According to the Geographical Survey Institute, the M6.2 earthquake caused Miyake-jima island diastrophism. At 17:57 of 4/17/2013, M6.2 hit Miyake-jima island with numbers of other quakes. (cf, Over 20 earthquakes

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The M6.2 in Tochigi may be a volcanic earthquake, 54 aftershocks happened, 3.3 cm of diastrophism to North West

On 2/25/2013, M6.2 hit North Tochigi. [URL 1] A professor emeritus Kasahara from Tokyo university points out the possibility that it might have been a volcanic earthquake. He comments there