Seismologists recorded an earthquake of magnitude 4.6 in Japan. This is reported by the US Geological Survey (USGS).
notedthat the epicenter of the earthquake was located 33 km from the city of Ishinomiyaki.
The source of tremors lay at a depth of 71.6 km underground.
Previously earthquake of magnitude 6.3 occurred off the Japanese islands of Ogasawara in the Pacific Ocean