New earthquakes of magnitude 4.1 to 5.5 occurred in Japan

New earthquakes of magnitude 4.1 to 5.5 occurred in Japan

Several aftershocks of magnitude 4.1 to 4.4 occurred today in the north-east the main Japanese island of Honshu. No casualties or damage were reported. According to the National Meteorological Administration, no tsunami threat.
The epicenter was located in the Pacific Ocean off the coast of Fukushima Prefecture, and the focus lies at a depth of 50 kilometers. Tremors were felt in neighboring prefectures of Miyagi, Ibaraki and Yamagata.
5.5-magnitude earthquake occurred today in the north-east of Japan. Information on casualties or damage were reported. The National Meteorological Administration announced the tsunami threat, but a few minutes later withdrew the warning.
The epicenter was located in Ibaraki Prefecture, and the focus lies at a depth of 10 kilometers. Tremors felt 12 residents of the 47 prefectures of Japan, including Tokyo.
Since the beginning of the current day in the north-east of the island of Honshu was already six earthquakes with a magnitude greater than 4.0.

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