Personal tools
log in | join | help
Sections

Japan struck by shallow and deadly 6.4 earthquake

by LiveModern Webmaster last modified Apr 15, 2016 01:05 AM
Editorial Rating: 1 2 3 4 5
Average Rating: 1 2 3 4 5 ( 0 votes)
by Julie M. Rodriguez last modified Apr 14, 2016

At least two are reported dead and nineteen houses collapsed in southern Japan following a 6.4 magnitude earthquake which struck the nation at 12:26 GMT (9:26 PM local time). Japanese media are reporting at least 90 others injured near Kumamoto city on the island of Kyushu, some seriously so. Those numbers could go up as rescue teams search the rubble for victims who may still be trapped.   The quake struck at a depth of 10 km (6.2 miles), which is relatively shallow for this...




 

 

kumamoto, japan, earthquake, natural disasters, building collapse, kyushu

At least two are reported dead and nineteen houses collapsed in southern Japan following a 6.4 magnitude earthquake which struck the nation at 12:26 GMT (9:26 PM local time). Japanese media are reporting at least 100 people injured near Kumamoto city on the island of Kyushu, some seriously so. Those numbers could go up as rescue teams search the rubble for victims who may still be trapped.


Read the rest of Japan struck by shallow and deadly 6.4 earthquake


 

 

 
 
 

Website migration, maintenance and customization provided by Grafware.