Wednesday, July 6, 2011

5.9 Magnitude Earthquake near the East Coast of Honshu, Japan - 6th July 2011

A magnitude 5.9 earthquake has struck near the East Coast of Honshu, Japan at a depth of 18.2 km (11 miles), the quake hit at 15:15:01 UTC Wednesday 6th July 2011.
The epicenter was 103 km (64 miles) South East Iwaki, Honshu, Japan

No tsunami watch, warning or advisory is in effect. No reports of Damage as yet.

USGS Has it registered as a 5.6 Magnitude Earthquake but The Japanese Seismic Monitors Registered it as a 5.9M See here >>>