Powerful earthquake hits southern Japan

by Associated Press  |  published on April 14, 2016

A powerful earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 6.4 has struck southern Japan.

Japan’s Meteorological Agency said the quake hit at 9:26 p.m. (1226 GMT) and was centered in the Kumamoto prefecture.

The agency says there’s no danger of a tsunami.

The extent of the damage is not immediately known.

  • democrat CockRoach

    Japan must be the island that disappears in the Bible.

  • DWB

    God help these good people

    • democrat CockRoach

      They had America install the GE nuclear plant on the edge of the ocean.

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