More tremors shake Japan
AN earthquake measuring 6.6 was detected off the coast of Japan yesterday, according to the US Geological Survey ( USGS).
T h e U S G S s a i d t h e epicenter of the tremor was 3 1 2 km f r o m Fukushima, with a depth of 26.5km.
Japan is struggling in the wake of a March 11 9.0 earthquake and t sunami t hat crippled a key nuclear plant in Fukushima Prefecture and left more than 21,000 dead or missing and hundreds of thousands displaced.
There were no immediate reports of damage or injuries from yesterday’s quake.