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A 7.3 Magnitude Earthquake Hits Japan Near Fukushima.

October 25, 2013 – 7.3 magnitude earthquake hits Japan near Fukushima: A 7.3-magnitude earthquake shook Japan early Saturday, the U.S. Geological Survey reported. This quake was subsequently downgraded to a 7.1 magnitude earthquake. The quake was off the Fukushima region … Continue reading

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The Great Japan Earhtquake of September 1, 1923

September 5, 2013 – The Great Japan Earthquake of 1923: The powerful quake and ensuing tsunami that struck Yokohama and Tokyo traumatized a nation and unleashed historic consequences. Pictured above, a circa 1925 woodcut by Unpo Takashima depicts Tokyo’s Ueno … Continue reading

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Mount Sakurajima Volcano Erupts in Spectacular Fashion.

August 19, 2013 – Mount Sakurajima Volcano Erupts in Southern Japan: Pictured above, volcanic smoke billows from Mount Sakurajima in Kagoshima, on the southern Japanese main island of Kyushu Sunday, Aug. 18, 2013 (AP). The eruption of the 1,117-meter (3,665-foot) … Continue reading

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A 6.5 Magnitude Earthquake Struck of the East Coast of Honshu, Japan on August 19th.

August 19, 2011 – A 6.5 Magnitude Earthquake, Struck off the East Coast of Honshu, Japan: At 2:36 PM today (at the epicenter) a 6.5 magnitude earthquake struck off the east coast of Honshu, Japan (see map). This is another … Continue reading

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A 6.3 Magnitude Earthquake Struck Near the Kuril Islands in Russia.

August 4, 2011 – – A 6.3 Magnitude Earthquake struck SSW of Sever-Kuril’sk, Kuril Islands, Russia today (it was August 5th at the epicenter and August 4th in the USA): The quake was a shallow 30 miles in-depth (49 KM) and … Continue reading

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A 6.2 Magnitude Earthquake Struke Japan Just Hours Ago!

July 24, 2011 – – A 6.2 Magnitude Earthquake, Struck off the East Coast of Honshu, Japan: At 3:51 AM on the morning of July 25, 2011 (it’s already “tomorrow” across the International Date Line) a 6.2 magnitude earthquake struck … Continue reading

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A 6.4 Magnitude Earthquake Strikes Near the East Coast of Honshu, Japan – Today, July 23, 2011.

July 23, 2011 – – A 6.4 Earthquake Struck Near the East Coast Of Honshu, Japan: The quake struck at 1:34 pm Tokyo time (34 minutes after Mid-Night EDT – – New York) off the Pacific coast of Miyagi prefecture, around the … 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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