Earthquake of magnitude 5.4 occurred on Sunday at the north-eastern coast of Honshu. Its epicenter was 73 km from the city of Sendai, the capital of Miyagi prefecture. This was reported by the U.S. Geological Survey.Hearth element lies at a depth 51 km. Information on casualties or damage were reported, reports ITAR-TASS.
According to the newspaper VIEW, on Sunday in Japan's Fukushima prefecture in the north-east of the country there was a new earthquake of magnitude 4.6. Hearth lies at a depth of 10 km. No tsunami threat, notified Japan Meteorological Office.