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6.1 magnitude earthquake 320 kilometres east of Fukushima nuclear plant.

Japan earthquake: A strong quake has hit the Asian island not far from the Fukushima nuclear power station, news.com.au 21 Sept 17
JAPAN has recorded a strong earthquake off its east coast and just 300km away from the Fukushima nuclear power plant. 
AN earthquake has struck off the east coast of Japan — just 320 kilometres east of Fukushima nuclear plant.

The tremor is said to have had a magnitude of 6.1, according to the US Geological Society (USGS).

The American scientific agency, which tracks natural disasters around the world, said the quake happened 281 kilometres from Fukushima nuclear power plant.

The Japan Meteorological Agency said no tsunami warning was in effect and the USGS said only weak shaking would have been felt on Honshu and the risk of damage was likely to be minor……. http://www.news.com.au/technology/environment/japan-earthquake-a-strong-quake-has-hit-the-asian-island-not-far-from-the-fukushima-nuclear-power-station/news-story/4976c67401b73659b6fb8cae54ee73fe

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September 22, 2017 - Posted by | Japan, safety

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