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6.2 magnitude earthquake shakes Japan’s Chiba territory

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A 6.2 magnitude earthquake struck off Japan’s Chiba Prefecture Friday at 7.03pm sending seismic waves to the close by areas together with Tokyo, The Japan Instances reported.

In response to the Japanese meteorological company, the tremor was detected at a depth of fifty kilometres off the jap a part of Chiba.

Authorities mentioned that there was no tsunami warning.

No abnormalities have been detected at nuclear crops across the area, the nation’s nuclear authority mentioned.

Friday’s earthquake in Japan comes simply three weeks after when a tremor of 6.5 magnitude struck Ishikawa Prefecture, claiming the life of 1 man and injuring a number of others.

The earthquake had a depth of 12 kilometres and struck the northern tip of Ishikawa Prefecture’s Noto Peninsula on the Sea of Japan coast.

In response to the NHK studies, native police within the metropolis of Suzu, Ishikawa Prefecture — close to the quake’s epicentre — the seism has reportedly broken many buildings and hospitals have been receiving sufferers with quake-related accidents.

It reported: “One man who fell off a ladder was displaying no very important indicators. Suzu Hearth Division famous that three homes had collapsed and that two folks have been trapped in two of the buildings.”

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