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1961 North Mino earthquake

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1961 North Mino earthquake
北美濃地震
1961 North Mino earthquake
UTC time1961-08-19 05:33
ISC event877216
USGS-ANSSComCat
Local dateAugust 19, 1961
Local time14:33 (Japan Standard Time)[1]
MagnitudeMs  7.0
Mw  6.8
Epicenter36°06.7′N 136°42.0′E / 36.1117°N 136.7000°E / 36.1117; 136.7000Coordinates: 36°06.7′N 136°42.0′E / 36.1117°N 136.7000°E / 36.1117; 136.7000[1]
Casualties8 dead, 43 injured[2][3]

The 1961 Kita Mino earthquake (Japanese: 北美濃地震) is an earthquake that occurred on August 19, 1961, near the border between Ishikawa, Fukui and Gifu Prefectures in Japan.[4] The magnitude was 7.0.[5] This is one of the earthquakes that the Japan Meteorological Agency named for the.[clarification needed][4] The earthquake left 8 people dead and 43 people injured.[6][7]

References

  1. ^ a b 震度データベース検索 - 気象庁
  2. ^ "北美濃地震(1961年8月19日) | 災害カレンダー". Yahoo!天気・災害 (in Japanese). Retrieved 2021-06-14.
  3. ^ 北美濃地震調査報告 気象庁 験震時報第27巻 pp.43-67
  4. ^ a b "気象庁 | 気象庁が名称を定めた気象・地震・火山現象一覧". www.jma.go.jp. Retrieved 2021-06-14.
  5. ^ デジタル大辞泉. "北美濃地震とは". コトバンク (in Japanese). Retrieved 2021-06-14.
  6. ^ "岐阜県:岐阜県の地震災害". web.archive.org. 2015-10-10. Retrieved 2021-06-14.
  7. ^ "北美濃地震(災害)". geo-gifu.org. Retrieved 2021-06-14.
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