14 Août 2015
August 14, 2015
TOKYO (Kyodo) -- An earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 5.0 struck a wide area in northeastern and eastern Japan on Friday, including Fukushima Prefecture, but no tsunami was reported.
The 5:13 a.m. quake was centered off the eastern coast of the prefecture at a depth of around 40 kilometers, the Japan Meteorological Agency said.
It registered 4 on the Japanese seismic intensity scale of 7 in Fukushima's Iwaki and 3 in many other areas in the prefecture as well as Ibaraki and Tochigi prefectures, it said.
August 14, 2015 (Mainichi Japan)