Wednesday, July 20, 2016

3rd Earthquake in 4 Days Near Tokyo


Yikes! 3 Earthquakes in 4 Days Near Tokyo. These are mid-sized quakes. Let us hope they are relieving pressure, rather than building up to a larger quake:
Third earthquake shakes Tokyo in 4 days. The Mainichi,July 20, 2016 (Mainichi Japan), http://mainichi.jp/english/articles/20160720/p2g/00m/0dm/030000c

TOKYO (AP) -- The Japan Meteorological Agency says a moderately strong earthquake shook the Japanese capital for the third time in four days.

The agency says the magnitude 5.0 quake stuck at 7:25 a.m. Wednesday Japan time about 50 kilometers (30 miles) northeast of Tokyo in southern Ibaraki prefecture at a depth of 50 kilometers.
 Webcam views look the same as they have for the last week.

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