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Two earthquakes jolt northeastern Japan

Christian Fernsby ▼ | September 13, 2020
Two earthquakes of magnitudes 6.1 and 5 struck Saturday off Japan’s Miyagi Prefecture, the country's meteorological agency reported.
Miyagi Prefecture
Japan   Miyagi Prefecture
The agency said the earthquakes occurred around 11.44 a.m. and 11.50 a.m. local time at two different locations northeast of the country's island of Honshu at a depth of 40 kilometers.

Topics: Earthquakes Japan

The quakes were also felt in the surrounding states of Aomori, Iwate, Akita, Yamagata and Fukushima. No tsunami alert was issued.