An earthquake with a magnitude of 61 has been detected off the coast of japan the us geological survey said that the earthquake struck about 175 miles south east of kamaishi, and around 200 miles east of fukushima. The latest earthquakes in japan japan has had: (m15 or greater) 3 earthquakes in the past 24 hours 20 earthquakes in the past 7 days.
A 61-magnitude earthquake hit off the coast of japan wednesday, just hours after a 71-magnitude event leveled central mexico the tremors erupted at 2:37 am tokyo time, and the epicenter was approximately 175 miles east of kamaishi, not far from the 2011 quake that later sent tsunami waves racing toward japan.
Less than 24-hours after a 71-magnitude earthquake hit central mexico, 61-magnitude tremors rocked the coast of japan wednesday the quake's epicenter was 175 miles east of kamaishi, and not far from the 90-magnitude blast that sent tsunami waves racing toward fukushima in 2011. The magnitude 61 earthquake struck shortly after 8 am local time north of osaka dozens of domestic flights were grounded, while train and subway service in the osaka area including the bullet. Usgs like mexico, japan is located in what is considered an active earthquake region the country is influenced by the slipping and sliding of several of earth's tectonic plates, including the north america plate, pacific plate, philippine sea plate, and eurasia plate. Strong earthquake near osaka in japan kills 3, injures hundreds the magnitude 61 earthquake struck shortly after 8 am local time north of osaka.
After a 61-magnitude earthquake hit japan today, pictures of the damage from the last tsunami to decimate fukushima are on people's minds after a 61-magnitude shock hit today, japan recalls the 2011 event that decimated fukushima.
Japan has had: (m15 or greater) 3 earthquakes in the past 24 hours 20 earthquakes in the past 7 days 44 earthquakes in the past 30 days 467 earthquakes in the past 365 days. The earthquake) was a powerful magnitude 66 earthquake that occurred 10:13 am local time (01:13 utc) on july 16, 2007, in the northwest niigata region of japan the earthquake shook niigata and neighbouring prefectures. It is the third major earthquake to strike around the world in the last 24 hours - following one in mexico that measured a magnitude of 71, while another 61 magnitude earthquake stuck new zealand an earthquake with a magnitude of 61 has been detected off the coast of japan.
A powerful 62 magnitude earthquake has struck off the coast of japan near fukushima details of the extent of the damage have not yet emerged regarding the quake which hit 281km south east of kamaishi the depth of the earthquake, which struck at 237am local time, was measured at 10km.