1891 Mino–Owari earthquake facts for kids
Scarp at the Neodani Fault can be seen in the center of the picture
|Depth||10 km (6.2 mi)|
|Areas affected||Mino Province
|Peak acceleration||400 Gals|
The 1891 Mino–Owari earthquake (Japanese: 濃尾地震) is an earthquake that occurred on October 28, 1891 in Japan. The epicenter was , Surface wave magnitude was 8.0. This earthquake is the largest inland earthquake in Japanese history. The quake killed 7,273 people.
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