. Northern Japan rocked by powerful earthquake « JO LEE MAGAZINE

THE SYDNEY MORNING HERALD/A powerful earthquake has struck northern Japan, hitting areas devastated by the 2011 disaster and generating a one-metre tsunami, public broadcaster NHK reported.

There were no immediate reports of damage or injuries.

The quake hit Miyagi prefecture on Saturday evening local time, triggering a tsunami advisory for a part of the northern coast.

The US Geological Survey put the earthquake strength at magnitude 7.0 and with a depth of 54 kilometres.

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