A strong earthquake has hit off the coast of Japan. Measuring at a preliminary 7.3. So far no tsunami warnings have been issued. Update to follow.
Japan See’s Another Strong Earthquake
On Tuesday an earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 7.3 has hit Japan. The epicenter was off the coast of Hokkaido in the Sea of Okhotsk, but so far there has been no tsunami warning. The quake was rated a 3 on the Japanese seismic scale that measure a 1 through 7. So far there have been no reports of damage, but this is a very large quake capable of doing great damage.
More will follow as updates become available. In the last week we have seen earthquakes jolt southern California, the Mideast and now off the coast of Japan. They are following the circle of fire and there is an expectation of a larger quake hitting somewhere in the northern part of America.