9 Juin 2014
June 8, 2014
M5.2 quake jolts northeastern Japan
TOKYO (Kyodo) -- An earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 5.2 jolted northeastern parts of Japan on Sunday afternoon, the Japan Meteorological Agency said.
The 2:24 p.m. quake originated around 70 kilometers underground on the southern coast of Iwate Prefecture, the agency said.
The quake registered intensity 4 on the Japanese seismic scale of 7 in parts of Miyagi Prefecture.
June 08, 2014(Mainichi Japan)