Gov’t agency warns of possible M8 quake — Recent M7.3 predicted just before it happened (PHOTO)
Source: Jiji Press
Summary Translation: Fukushima Diary
Date: December 7, 2012
[...] Meteorological agency warned bigger earthquake of M8.0 class is expected.
The M7.3 was one of the aftershocks of 311, which was outerrise type of the earthquake. M8.0 class of the earthquake was expected but the last one was smaller.
There is a possibility that a bigger outerrise type one occurs at North or South of this epicenter. [...]
It was expected to happen as a reaction of 311, which was reverse fault type. [...]
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