Quake of 6.4 magnitude strikes 72 miles off Japan

ByREUTERS
June 18, 2012 00:08

LONDON - A 6.4 magnitude earthquake struck off the coast of Japan early on Monday, the US Geological Survey said.

The epicenter was 72 miles (115 km) southeast of Morioka on Japan's Pacific coast, the USGS said, updating an initial report that said the quake was of magnitude 6.3 and 95 miles off the coast.

Share this article via
Related Content
Breaking news
May 23, 2017
North Korea on trajectory to nuclear-armed ICBM - US intel official

By REUTERS

Israel Weather
  • 16 - 27
    Beer Sheva
    18 - 24
    Tel Aviv - Yafo
  • 13 - 22
    Jerusalem
    17 - 23
    Haifa
  • 21 - 36
    Elat
    19 - 30
    Tiberias