Sep 26, 2016

Moderate quakes rattle Japan; no damage reported

A pair of moderate earthquakes rattled northern and southern Japan on Monday, but there were no reports of injuries or damage. The Meteorological Agency said the first quake had a magnitude of 5.5 and occurred just off the southern coast of Hokkaido at 2:13 ...

Sep 24, 2016

Magnitude-6.3 quake shakes Philippine island of Mindanao

A strong magnitude-6.3 earthquake struck off the Philippine’s Mindanao island on Saturday, sending hotel guests and construction workers running from buildings in Davao, but there were no immediate reports of damage. The U.S. Geological Survey said the quake, initially reported as a magnitude 6.5, ...

Sep 9, 2016

JFA makes ¥30 million donation to quake-hit Kumamoto Prefecture

The Japan Football Association on Thursday donated over ¥30 million ($295,000) to Kumamoto Prefecture after it has been struck by two massive earthquakes in April, leaving about 50 dead. Money from the JFA has been presented, along with donations from the Japan national team ...