According to the service, the tremors were recorded on Saturday at 21.48 local time (16.48 MSK). The earthquake lies at a depth of 471.7 kilometers. The epicenter was located at a distance of 202 kilometers to the west of Titidzimy, the largest of the Bonin Islands.
Information about the destruction and injuries were reported. Messages no tsunami threat.
In the north-eastern Japan March 11, 2011 an earthquake of magnitude 9.0, which was officially named the Great Earthquake. It caused a tsunami that reached a height of 30-40 meters. The disaster killed or missing, more than 19 thousand people. Nearly 380,000 homes were destroyed or destruction. Because of the element of the accident at the plant "Fukushima-1".