Videos: Major M7.1 earthquake strikes Japan off Fukushima near the site of the Great East Japan Earthquake that killed thousands and caused meltdowns at the Fukushima nuclear plant

Just 3 days after the powerful earthquake swarm off the Loyalty Islands, a powerful M7.1 earthquake jolted Miyagi and Fukushima prefectures in the Tohoku region at 11:08 p.m. local time (3:08 p.m. UTC) on February 13, 2021. The epicenter of the Jquake was off the coast of Fukushima Prefecture, near where three nuclear reactors melted down after a quake and tsunami nearly 10 years ago. The Japanese weather service reported the quake’s preliminary magnitude as 7.1, but said there was no danger of a tsunami…..Read More.



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