Magnitude 8.5 Earthquake Hit the East Coast of Japan (1)Back to list
A magnitude 8.5 earthquake hit the east coast of Japan on May 30, 2015. The epicenter was off the Ogasawara islands. That quake was at a depth of 590 Km (370 miles). Several people suffered non-life-threatening injuries, and there were no reports of deaths or major damage. No tsunami alert has been issued either.