Great Nobi Earthquake (exposed strata at Neomura Midoridani)(10)
Midori village at Neodani Gifu where the earth subsided 18ft in denth & about 1/2 mile in extent
[ID] 1647  ( ID:1647 )
[Photographer] Kusakabe,Kinbei
[Album] Kusakabe,Kinbei (Album)
[Place] Gifu
[Date] unknown
[Color] color
[Size] 265x204
[Cabinet] 39-18-0
[Keyword] view/mountain/dry field farming
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Nobi earthquake took place at 6:37 on October 28, 1891, with the area near Midori of Neo village of Gifu prefecture as the seismic center. It was an enormous earthquake with a magnitude of 8. An approximately 3 meter high dislocation was formed for about 100km at Neoya. This dislocation was designated as a precious natural product in 1952.