Perceptible earthquake hit Japan for 2,045 times in 2014

According to Japan Meteorological Agency, perceptible earthquake happened for 2,045 times in Japan from 1/1/2014 to 12/30/2014.

It was 1,790 times at average in 10 years to end in 2010.

The perceptible earthquakes happened for 10,357 times in 2011, and 2,387 times in 2013.

It seems in the decreasing trend, however M6.8 hit Fukushima offshore on 7/12/2014 and also M6.8 hit northern part of Nagano on 11/22/2014.

(cf, [Breaking] M6.8 hit Fukushima offshore / No update on Fukushima plant status [URL 1]

M6.8 hit Northern part of Nagano / 50 aftershocks within 24 hours [URL 2] )

We should still stay alerted for seismic activity in Japan.

http://daily.2ch.net/test/read.cgi/newsplus/1419994412/

http://www.jma.go.jp/en/quake/

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