Significant Earthquakes Strike Japan
Posted by feww on June 12, 2016
M5.0 quake strikes 36.0 km NNE of Tokyo, Japan
Centered at 36.0N, 139.9E [6km ENE of Noda, Ibaraki Pref.] the event occurred at a depth of 40km.
The quake struck at 07:54 local time [UTC + 9hrs] on 12 Jun 2016 and registered 4/7 on the local seismic intensity, the weather agency said.
M4.3 quake strikes Kumamoto Pref.
Magnitude: 4.3Mw [-5/7]
Location: 32.5N, 130.7E; depth= 10km
Region Name: Kumamoto-ken, Kumamoto-chiho
Time: 22:08 [UTC+ 9hrs] on 12 Jun 2016