Powerful earthquake rocked Japan and Costa Rica

In the north-east Japan earthquake with magnitude of 6.2. Its center lie in the Pacific Ocean at a depth of 37.6 kilometers. The epicenter was located at 59 kilometers from the city of Iwaki on Honshu Island. Reported by the U.S. Geological Survey.

National Meteorological Bureau of Japan issued a warning about the threat of a tsunami, but a few minutes later the warning was canceled.

A powerful earthquake also occurred in Costa Rica. According to the U.S. Geological Survey, the magnitude of the earthquake was 6. Hearth lies at a depth of 70 kilometers. The epicenter was located 25 kilometers from the state capital. Information on casualties or damage have been reported yet.

According to the U.S. Geological Survey, the two earthquakes with a difference of 48 minutes.

Source: http://podrobnosti.ua/accidents/2011/05/14/769247.html

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