Two days after a strong, shallow 6.9 magnitude struck Japan off the coast of Fukushima, moments ago JMA reported that another earthquake has hit Japan, once again off Fukushima, at a depth of 10 kilometers, which according to NHK reports was modestly weaker, with a preliminary measurement of 5.6 on the Richter scale according to USGS.
- EARTHQUAKE REPORTED IN JAPAN, OFF FUKUSHIMA, JMA SAYS
- JAPAN EARTHQUAKE MAGNITUDE 6.1, NHK SAYS
- 5.6 MAG. EARTHQUAKE 37KM SE OF NAMIE JAPAN :USGS
NHK reports that there is no tsunami risk.
NHK reporting quake at 6:23am registered 4 on 7-point Shindo scale across Fukushima, Ibaraki prefectures, 3 across Tohoku. No tsunami risk.— Tokyo Outsider ???? (@tokyo_0) November 23, 2016
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Emergency Earthquake Warning in Fukushima Pref. pic.twitter.com/5gqANOI4q8