- Prison Planet.com - http://www.prisonplanet.com -
Quake rattles Japan’s Fukushima region
Posted By yihan On November 24, 2011 @ 9:14 am In World News | Comments Disabled
IOL News 
Thursday, November 24, 2011
An earthquake measuring 6.0 on the Richter scale struck early on Thursday in Japan’s Fukushima province.
There were no immediate reports of damage from the 4.24am (local time) earthquake, which had an epicentre 30km under the seafloor off Fukushima. Authorities said there was no tsunami threat.
Fukushima was struck on March 11 by a magnitude-9 quake, which caused major damage across the region and set off a tsunami that devastated coastal communities. The twin disasters damaged a powerplant, leading to a nuclear meltdown.
Full story here. 
Article printed from Prison Planet.com: http://www.prisonplanet.com
URL to article: http://www.prisonplanet.com/quake-rattles-japan%e2%80%99s-fukushima-region.html
URLs in this post:
 IOL News: http://www.iol.co.za/news/world/quake-rattles-japan-s-fukushima-region-1.1185163?showComments=true
 Small tsunami hits Japan after 6.8-magnitude quake: http://www.prisonplanet.com/small-tsunami-hits-japan-after-6-8-magnitude-quake.html
 Major 7.1 quake hits Alaska, sparks tsunami warning: http://www.prisonplanet.com/major-7-1-quake-hits-alaska-sparks-tsunami-warning.html
 TEPCO admits nuclear meltdown occurred at Fukushima reactor 16 hours after quake: http://www.prisonplanet.com/tepco-admits-nuclear-meltdown-occurred-at-fukushima-reactor-16-hours-after-quake.html
 Radiation levels in seawater at crippled Fukushima plant jump 6,500 times above legal limit ahead of new 5.9 earthquake: http://www.prisonplanet.com/radiation-levels-in-seawater-at-crippled-fukushima-plant-jump-6500-times-above-legal-limit-ahead-of-new-5-9-earthquake.html
 Japan rocked by strong earthquake: http://www.prisonplanet.com/japan-rocked-by-strong-earthquake.html
Copyright © 2013 PrisonPlanet.com. All rights reserved.