To begin, a massive Japan earthquake measuring 7.6 on the Richter scale rocked the central region of the nation.Because of this, there is a possibility of a tsunami.As a direct consequence of this, thousands of individuals were requested to vacate their houses and relocate to more secure locations.
There have been 155 Japan earthquake that have occurred in Japan since Monday, according to the Japan Meteorological Agency, including one that had a magnitude of 7.6. This information was reported by the media.
The Richter scale indicated that the majority of the earthquakes that occurred on that day were greater than 3.Despite the fact that these earthquakes were of a modest magnitude, the Joint Monitoring Agency (JMA) reported that six powerful tremors were felt throughout the nation on Tuesday morning.
As of Monday, the amount of the damage caused by the earthquake is still being determined, according to AFP.There are several pieces of news video that show buildings falling, boats sinking in the port, a large number of residences being burnt down, and local inhabitants being without electricity overnight in temperatures that are below freezing.
According to the figures provided by the United States Geological Survey (USGS), the magnitude of the earthquake that occurred in Ishikawa Prefecture, which is located on Honshu Island, Japan, was 7.5 on the Richter scale. However, the Japanese government said that the Japan earthquake was 7.6 on the Richter scale.