7.3M quake off Fukushima Sat. night followed by quake swarm 🎌

14 02 2021

NHK –
People in northeastern Japan remain vigilant as several tremors have followed the magnitude 7.3 earthquake that struck late on Saturday night.

The Meteorological Agency warns that jolts as strong as the initial one could occur over the next week or so.

story + video https://www3.nhk.or.jp/nhkworld/en/news/20210214_53/

They are calling it an “aftershock” from 2011 …. ten years later 😵

RSOE map

LINKhttps://youtu.be/lP4x021Y5XQ

LINK –  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=o51cN-oxm0o

 

 

 

.

 





5.7 Quake on Cascadia Subduction Zone

29 12 2020

USGS REPORT

RSOE has 3 reports –  1,2,3 –  (a minute apart)

LATER: 2 aftershocks later – 3.2M and 2.6M

 


 





2 Big Quakes – 7.1 off Alaska & 8.3 off Samoa

2 09 2011

Alaska earthquake hits Aleutian Islands
A 7.1 magnitude earthquake struck on Friday in the Aleutian Islands off Alaska at a shallow depth of 6.2 miles, the US Geological Survey reported.
The Pacific tsunami warning centre said it did not see a threat of a widespread destructive tsunami from the quake, which was centred south-east of Atka, Alaska.
http://www.guardian.co.uk/world/2011/sep/02/alaska-earthquake-aleutian-islands

and Sept. 30 –
Dozens feared dead after tsunami sweeps Samoa
Villages washed away after earthquake under sea
At least 34 people have been killed and dozens more injured after a powerful earthquake triggered a tsunami that swept the Pacific islands of Samoa and American Samoa, according to early reports.

The quake, of magnitude 8.3, struck midway between the two islands at 6.48pm BST, sending a tidal wave into Apia, the capital of Samoa and a 5ft tsunami into Pago Pago, the capital of American Samoa.

One agency reporter said there were “bodies everywhere” in the main hospital on the Samoan island of Upolu, including at least one child. She said three or four villages had been wiped out along a popular tourist coast near Lalomanu, on the island’s southern coast. . .
http://www.guardian.co.uk/world/2009/sep/30/tsunami-earthquake-american-samoa-dead?INTCMP=ILCNETTXT3487





BIG QUAKE 5.9 – US East Coast with UPDATES

23 08 2011

Turn on TV

nuke plants are there ….

Nine nuclear plants have declared “unusual events” today, which is the lowest of four emergency situations, the NRC said.
The plants are located in Virginia, Maryland, Pennsylvania and New Jersey.

2 Nuclear Reactors Shut Down In Virginia Following M5.9 Earthquake

ALMOST certain Washington giant phallus is not leaning
LIVE CAM of Washington Monument  (from RENSE.com) – is the camera tilted or is it LEANING A LOT??? It looks pointed at 1 o’clock instead of 12 o’clock. Looks especially LEANING if you look at the fence at the base of  it.
 Fears of Fukushima-like nuclear disaster because quake centered just a few miles from an old nuclear power plant — Strongest to hit Virginia area since 1897





6.2 Quake hits Miyagi and Fukushima

25 07 2011

An aftershock from the March 11th earthquake with an estimated magnitude of 6.2 hit Fukushima and Miyagi prefectures in northeastern Japan at 3:51 AM local time on Monday.

The depth of focus of the earthquake, which occurred off the coast of Fukushima Prefecture, was 40 kilometers.

The Meteorological Agency says there is no danger of a tsunami. . . .

http://www3.nhk.or.jp/daily/english/25_09.html





BREAKING!!! Big EARTHQUAKE – N. Japan … Small Tsunami Followed

9 07 2011

It was on CNN

here’s a little

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2011/07/09/japan-earthquake-tsunami_n_893960.html 

A powerful 7.1-magnitude earthquake has reportedly struck off Japan’s eastern coast. Tsunami advisories have now been issued following the Japan earthquake, Tokyo Breaking News reports.

According to Reuters, Fukushima nuclear plant workers evacuated to higher ground following the earthquake, with no immediate reports of injuries or damage. . . .

Some more on TSUNAMI expected landfall –

The first wave of tsunami observed at 10:28AM off the coast of Miyagi Prefecture. Tsunami will reach the coast between 10:30 and 11:00AM. . .  (more)

 http://ex-skf.blogspot.com/2011/07/earthquake-at-997am-jst-on-july-10-in.html 

UPDATE on TSUNAMI – it Petered Out – 

Small tsunami reaches Japan from 7.1 quake

SCIENCE DATA on it from U.S.G.S. :

Magnitude 7.0
Date-Time Sunday, July 10, 2011 at 00:57:12 UTC
Sunday, July 10, 2011 at 10:57:12 AM at epicenter
Time of Earthquake in other Time Zones
Location 38.040°N, 143.287°E
Depth 34.9 km (21.7 miles)
Region OFF THE EAST COAST OF HONSHU, JAPAN
Distances 212 km (131 miles) E of Sendai, Honshu, Japan
239 km (148 miles) ENE of Iwaki, Honshu, Japan
250 km (155 miles) E of Fukushima, Honshu, Japan
409 km (254 miles) NE of TOKYO, Japan
Location Uncertainty horizontal +/- 14.1 km (8.8 miles); depth +/- 4.2 km (2.6 miles)
Parameters NST=310, Nph=311, Dmin=441.9 km, Rmss=0.8 sec, Gp= 32°,
M-type=regional moment magnitude (Mw), Version=9
Source USGS NEIC (WDCS-D)
Event ID usc0004sg6





Magnitude 6.7 earthquake hits Japan

23 06 2011

The Meteorological Agency Japan Meteorological Agency issued a tsunami warning for the region after the quake, but canceled it about an hour later. 
The temblor struck the region of the Pacific where a magnitude-9.0 quake hit on March 11, triggering a huge tsunami. At least 23,000 people were killed or left missing in those disasters, which destroyed hundreds of homes, offices and factories in northeastern Japan.

Thursday’s quake hit about 30 miles off the shore of Iwate prefecture at 6:51 a.m. the Japan Meteorological Agency said. Much of the coast in the area is still heavily damaged from March’s disasters.

The U.S. Pacific Tsunami warning center said it did not expect a destructive Pacific-wide tsunami. . . . (more)

http://www.usatoday.com/news/world/2011-06-22-Japan-earthquake-tsunami_n.htm

 

Hope it doesn’t toss around that 3 ton ‘obstacle’ in the reactor at Monju they want to fool with!  – F.C.