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Honshu Region is Going Nuts!

Honshu Region is Going Nuts!

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I counted 9 earthquakes according to my USGS emails off the east coast of Honshu since March 8th, all in excess of 6.0.  

This is ridiculous.   

Mike McCann
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RE: Honshu Region is Going Nuts!

Yes... out of 49 in excess of 5.0... my eMail screen was filled with events.  During the recent Chile quake it was only about 1/4 of the screen; this time two screens.  Never seen this type of activity.  BBS has a film on the tsunami that struck.

Dik

RE: Honshu Region is Going Nuts!

Dik - I got the same when I counted this morning here in the midwest.  About 48 or 49 (> 5) EQs since this started at about 12 am last night our time.  Some of them less than 5 minutes in between events.

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RE: Honshu Region is Going Nuts!

You're going to have to change your handle to QQQQQQQQQQQQQQQshake or something like it... I've never seen so much seismic activity in such a short period of time with such magnitude 'shakes'...

Dik

RE: Honshu Region is Going Nuts!

You're right!  

I've only seen this much activity in the Sumatra earthquake and maybe one or two others Taiwan and or China.  Just a lot over a very short period.  

Others have been many but over a longer period of time.

This is just incredible and at 24km this is deeper than typical for the damage which shows the power in 8.8.  I can only imagine if this would have been much shallower....

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RE: Honshu Region is Going Nuts!

They are up to 81 over magnitude 5.0

Dik

RE: Honshu Region is Going Nuts!

I have read in spaceweather website that no link has been found between big earthquakes and solar activity, and I may accept that on account of what scientists think. Yet one ponders how both before the sumatra tsunami and this one there was abnormal solar activity, shown in a number of earthquakes in the Pacific basin and other strange phenomena (namely thunderous unexplained sounds).

Taking solely the "evidence" of "coincidence" go to

http://www.swpc.noaa.gov/ace/ace_rtsw_data.html

then plot the Low energy protons, 7 Day charts.

The solar wind Protons/cm2 and whatever surged almost 10000 to 100000 times prior the earthquake (from the giant flare of days before, they also have time of arrival). I think these things still need to be pursued, the correlation, I mean, if any.

RE: Honshu Region is Going Nuts!

And some pursue. I quote from a post in godlikeproduction forums:

"Recent scientific research confirms a connection between high energy charged particles in the ionosphere and earthquakes. A study conducted in 2008 by Jann-Yeng Liu, from the Center for Space and Remote Sensing Research in Chung-Li, Taiwan, examined more than 100 earthquakes with magnitudes of 5.0 or larger in Taiwan over several decades. The results indicate that almost all of the quakes down to a 35 km depth were preceded by distinct electrical disturbances in the ionosphere."

RE: Honshu Region is Going Nuts!

Also I have taken an image of the Magnetometer readings of stations at Alaska. It shows interesting activity these interesting days; if HAARP caused or more likely, solar storm, someone would know. But also pointing to correlation between magnetic activity (electrical, not only gravitational) and earthquakes.

 

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