Earthquake jolts Japanese Fukushima Prefecture


The Japan Meteorological Agency (JMA) said that a 5.5 magnitude earthquake has jolted Fukushima Prefecture in Japan on Wednesday.

The earthquake took place at round 7:30 pm of local time with an epicenter at 37.3 degrees north latitude and 141.4 degrees east longitude with an 80 km depth.

The earthquake registered 4 in some parts of the Prefecture on the Japanese seismic intensity scale that has the highest reading at 7, no tsunami warning has been issued.



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