An earthquake of 5.8 magnitudes strikes Japan’s Hokkaido

An earthquake measuring 5.8 on the Richter scale struck Japan’s northern island of Hokkaido on Thursday (local time). According to the NHK, the quake occurred in the central part of the islandĀ on Thursday night at a depth of 33 kilometres. No casualties have been reported so far. The authorities are assessing the damage caused by … Continue reading An earthquake of 5.8 magnitudes strikes Japan’s Hokkaido