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A 6.0 Magnitude Earthquake Struck the East Coast of Honshu Japan.

March 27, 2012 – A 6.0 Magnitude Earthquake Struck the East Coast of Honshu Japan: Today’s tremor occurred one year and 16 days after the mega-quake and tsunami of March 11, 2011 (see map). The 6.0 magnitude trembler hit at … Continue reading

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A 6.8 Magnitude Earthquake Struck the Izu Islands Region of Japan.

January 1, 2012 – A 6.8 Magnitude Earthquake Struck Japan on New Years Day: The 6.8 magnitude quake was originally announced as a 7.0M, but later downgraded two notches by the USGS (United States Geological Survey). The tremor struck at … Continue reading

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A 6.2 Magnitude Quake Hits Japan, Less Than Two Hours After the Last One.

September 15, 2011 – A 6.2 Magnitude (M) Earthquake (EQ) Struck of the East Coast of Honshu, Japan:  The prior post reported on a 6.6M EQ that struck in almost the same spot, only an hour and 41 minuets ago. … Continue reading

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A 6.6 Magnitude Earthquake Struck Near the East Coast of Honshu, Japan Less than Two Hours Ago.

September 16, 2011 – A 6.6 Magnitude (M) Earthquake (EQ) Hit of the East Coast of Honshu Japan: Another aftershock struck north of the 9.1M meg-quake on March 11, 2011. Today’s quake struck at a depth of 36 kilometers (22 … Continue reading

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A 6.2 Magnitude Earthquake struck Off the East Coast of Honshu, Japan.

September 15, 2011 – A 6.2 Magnitude (M) Quake Struck Near the East Coast of Honshu, Japan: The tremor hit at 5:00PM at the epicenter and at a depth of 10 kilometers (6 miles). No tsunami warnings were issued. The … Continue reading

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A 6.1 Magnitude Earthquake Struck Near the Aleutian Island Chain of Alaska.

September 14, 2011 – A 6.1 Magnitude Earthquake Struck Near Attu Station, Alaska an Hour Ago: The 6.1 Magnitude quake struck at 9:10AM at the epicenter. It was 2:10PM in New York (EDT), 1:10PM in Chicago (CDT), 12:10PM in Denver … Continue reading

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Super Typhoon Muifa Heads Toward Shanghai.

August 3, 2011 – – Super Typhoon Muifa Spares Shanghai: Typhoon Muifa (Chinese for Plum Blossom) is losing strength in the northwest Pacific and will spare Shanghai, China. Apparently, Muifa took its name seriously, as it neared Shanghai, and turned … Continue reading

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Super Typhoon Muifa Set to Wreak Havoc in Asia.

July 30, 2011 – – Super Typhoon Muifa Set to Wreak Havoc in Asia: The map above tells the tale. Super Typhoon Muifa is currently a Category IV storm with sustained winds of 133 MPH, gusting to 161. By July … Continue reading

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May 2012 Eclipse Has Tokyo in Bulls-Eye~

For centuries, natural disasters have occurred along Solar Eclipse paths. As you can see from the above map of the May 2012 Solar Eclipse, the path of totality passes directly through Tokyo, Japan. In fact, the “Ring of Fire” is … Continue reading

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