Chishima


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Chishima

(ˌtʃiːʃiːˈma)
n
(Placename) the Japanese name for the Kuril Islands
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15) Although no heat flow data are currently available from the Izu-Ogasawara Trench bottom, there have been a few measured values of between 38 and 58mW/m from the Chishima and the Japan Trenches (34-42[degrees]N) below a depth of 7300m.
html) A Japanese panel Tuesday warned of the high likelihood of a massive earthquake off the shore of its northernmost main island, Hokkaido, in the Chishima trench over the next 30 years.
Narui K, Ishikawa T, Kito A, Shimizu D, Chishima T, Momiyama N, et al.
Ishikawa T, Hamaguchi Y, Tanabe M, Momiyama N, Chishima J, Nakatini Y, et al.
In the 1951 San Francisco Peace Treaty, Japan renounced all claims to the Kuril Islands, known in Japan as the Chishima Islands.
The typhoon is expected to weaken into a temperate-zone cyclone by Tuesday after moving in the direction of the Chishima Islands, also known as the Kuril Islands, which separate the Sea of Okhotsk from the North Pacific Ocean, the agency said.
Stalin's Red Army nonetheless invaded the Chishima Islands, and has occupied them, Southern Karafuto (or Southern Sakhalin), and the islands of Etorofu, Kunashiri, Shikotan, and Habomai - which had never been part of the Russian Empire or the Soviet Union at any point in history - ever since.
Joseph Stalin's Red Army nonetheless invaded the Chishima Islands, and has occupied them, Southern Karafuto (or Southern Sakhalin), and the islands of Etorofu, Kunashiri, Shikotan, and Habomai -- which had never been part of the Russian empire or the Soviet Union at any point in history -- ever since.