Powerful 6.6 magnitude quake hits Japan’s Hokkaido Island

Hong Kong: A powerful 6.6 magnitude quake hit the northern Japanese island of Hokkaido early Thursday, the United States Geological Survey said, although no tsunami warning was issued.

The relatively shallow quake struck 62 kilometres (39 miles) southeast of the regional capital of Sapporo. (AFP)

Click to comment

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

To Top