The epicenter of the earthquake was in the area of the Amami archipelago near Okinawa
In Japan, near Okinawa, the earthquake happened. About it reports a press-service of the meteorological service.
The earthquake of a magnitude of 5.0 lies at a depth of more than thirty kilometers. And the epicenter was in the vicinity of Amami archipelago near Okinawa.
According to the press service, the maximum force of tremors has made four points on a 7-point Japanese scale
At the moment there is no tsunami threat. Information about the victims of the earthquake is unknown, no damage.