Nojima Fault in relation to 1995 Kobe Quake.
Nojima Fault (野島断層 Nojima Dansō) is a fault that is responsible for the Great Hanshin earthquake. It cuts across Awaji Island. It is a branch of the Japan Median Tectonic Line which runs the length of the southern half of Honshu island.
Coordinates: 34°32′58″N 134°56′15″E / 34.54944°N 134.93750°E