Two earthquakes of magnitude 6.7 occurred off the coast of Japan in a minute

Two earthquakes of magnitude 6.7 occurred off the coast of Japan in a minute

MOSCOW, June 23 — RIA Novosti. Two earthquakes of magnitude 6.7 occurred on Wednesday night at the eastern coast of Honshu island at intervals of a minute information on possible casualties or damage were reported, the website of the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS).

According to Xinhua News Agency, a tsunami warning for Iwate Prefecture common.

The epicenter of tremors recorded in 06.50 local time (01.50 MSK), and then to 06.51, was located, according to updated figures, 88 km south-east from the city of Hachinohe and 524 kilometers northeast of Tokyo. The earthquake lies at a depth of 32 kilometers.

In March, in the north-east Japan earthquake with magnitude 9.0, triggered a tsunami height of 10 meters. As a result of the disaster left more than 15,000 people.

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