7.0 magnitude earthquake hit Japan’s Fukushima prefecture


Powerful earthquake at 23:07 Saturday evening in Japan. The intensity of 6+ (on the scale to 7) in Fukushima and Miyagi. Magnitude 7.1 in the same area as major quake 10 years ago, but while powerful was smaller this time.

There may be some sea-level fluctuations along the coast of Japan due to this earthquake, but there is no tsunami risk this time as reported by Japan Metrological Agency.