Anonymous asked in News & EventsCurrent Events · 9 years ago

Did the earthquake in Japan hit Hokkaido?

I have a friend who lives in Noboribetsu, Hokkaido, Japan. I am really scared. I need someone to tell me if the earthquake hit there :( and if there were damages and how bad. Im so scared!

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  • 9 years ago
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    No. The earthquake was centered 80 miles east of Sendai City on the main island of Japan (Honshu).

    Looks like Noboribetsu is okay.

    Got the following from

    Noboribetsu has been extremely fortunate only to have had rather small shakes and to have avoided tsunami so far. However timetable for train and bus hasn't been back to normal, so if you're in Noboribetsu and have lost your way, visit our counter in bus terminal or contact me via email ( Our staff will aim for the best to help you.

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