Earthquake Number 77 of December Hit Japan Today

A semi-strong 5.0 earthquake shook off the north-eastern coast of Japan today, December 21, 2012. The quake centered 54km SSE of Ofunato, Japan at 08:07:18 UTC. Today, people worldwide are clinching their fist hoping the Mayan doomsday prediction was merely a miscalculation or error. Clearly, the rash of quakes that began on November 27, has […]

Japan Just Hit With Third Earthquake Today as 177 Earthquakes Have Peppered the Western Pacific

Honshu, Japan was just hit with its third earthquake of the day as 177 relatively significant earthquakes have peppered the Western Pacific Countries. The last 5.0 temblors hit approximately 4:20 p.m. Tuesday, December 18, 2012, local time. According to the USGS, the quake had a depth of 20 miles and struck off the east coast […]