6.3 magnitude earthquake occurred off the northeast coast of Japan in the Pacific, reported mmo country.
The earthquake lies at a depth of ten kilometers. Tremors were felt in northern and north-eastern Japan in nine prefectures, including Hokkaido.
Management cautions that a possible wave of the sea, but no tsunami threat. Information on casualties or damage were reported.
North-west of Japan and a half years ago, suffered otzemletryaseniya magnitude 9.0 and a devastating tsunami. Then killed and missing about 19 thousand people
Category: Natural disasters and the environment