6.8 Earthquake in Okinawa, Japan. Tsunami Warning Cancelled.
By, Uwe Paschen.
Okinawa, Japan has just been struck by an Earthquake of the magnitude of 6.8 wish was preceded by a sery of Earthquakes through out Japan today, With Okinawa being struck at 09:00 Hours local Japanese time.http://www.jma.go.jp/en/quake/00000000091.html. Through out the past week Earthquakes where Ranging from 2.6 to 6.8 in Magnitude.
The Okinawa Earthquake's epicenter today was located 105 kilometers from Japan's Ryukyu Islands and 212 kilometers from the coast of Taiwan.
The temblor ran 36 kilometers deep, it hit at about 9:05 a.m. Monday (8:05 p.m. ET Sunday).
There is a Tsunamy warning out as well now for South Japan.
Tsunami Attension has been issued.
MIYAKOJIMA AND YAEYAMA AREA.
Update will follow…
We were struck by a couple of stronger Earthquakes this past week causing some serious damage and casualties through out Japan.
All Tsunami advisories have just been Cancelled. 10:15 Hours Local Japanese Time.
No report on damage or victims so far.
See NHK News Video at link below.
New Earthquake just struck Chiba, I do not have any details yet. 11:05 Hours local Japanese Time. It felt like a Force 1-2 maybe magnitude 4.0, This would is a minor one though.
Every one seems to be fine!
The US bases in Okinawa seem to be fine as well.
Okinawa was struck by another 6.5 magnitude Force 2 Earthquake at 19:11 Hours Local Japanese time.