Off the coast of Japan there was a series of earthquakes

A series of powerful earthquakes of magnitude from 5.0 to 5.6 occurred off the coast of Japan.

Sunday, August 21, it was recorded earthquake of magnitude 5.0. The epicenter of the disaster was located 166 km North-East of the island Citizena, the largest of the archipelago of Ogasawara, Tokyo. Hotbed of seismic events lies at a depth of 63.5 km. variations of the crust was recorded at 12:46 GMT.

On the same day off the coast of Japan earthquake with magnitude of 5.1. The epicenter of earthquake was located 140 km East of Miyako city in Iwate Prefecture. Hotbed of underground cataclysm lies at a depth of 16 km, the brunt of the disaster was recorded at 23:13 GMT.

Monday, August 22, off the coast of Miyagi Prefecture, an earthquake of magnitude 5.6. The epicenter of the disaster was located 73 km from the city of Ishinomaki. Hearth tremors lies at a depth of 35 km. variations of the crust was recorded in 06:11 GMT. Information on victims and destructions did not arrive.