June 3, 2011 – TOKYO - A 6.5 earthquake has struck just off the coast of Sendai, north of Tokyo. The quake struck at a depth of 31 km and preliminary tsunami warnings were issued. The seismic turbulence around the Japanese Islands has continued almost unabated since the March 11, Tōhoku 9.0 earthquake killed over 20, 000 people.
|Region||OFF EAST COAST OF HONSHU, JAPAN|
|Date time||2011-06-03 00:05:00.0 UTC|
|Location||37.33 N ; 143.92 E|
|Distances||261 km SE Ishinomaki (pop 117,233 ; local time 09:05:00.3 2011-06-03)|
259 km E Namie (pop 21,866 ; local time 09:05:00.3 2011-06-03)