Earthquake Fault Under Tokyo Closer Than Expected, Study Finds

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  • Aug 14 2010 12:22 AM

    Wendy Marsters

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In this National Geographic News article, read about a major earthquake-producing fault beneath Tokyo that is potentially more dangerous than previously thought. A seismic study revealed that the fault is very close to the surface, which indicates that future earthquakes could be much larger than previously expected. Links to related stories and Web sites are also found on this page.

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