In Hokkaido one person was injured when a new earthquake

© Flickr / Matt KatzenbergerСейсмограф. Archival photoIn Hokkaido one person was injured when a new earthquake© Flickr / Matt Katzenberger

One person was injured when a new earthquake of magnitude 5.2, which occurred on Friday on the Northern Japanese island of Hokkaido, Kyodo news Agency reported.

The injured woman was at home at the time of the earthquake, and suffered minor injuries.

The earthquake was located in the southern part of the island, the epicenter was at a depth of 30 kilometers. The greatest strength of the shocks was a 5 on the Japanese seven-point scale.

There is no tsunami threat. Information about the victims and destructions.

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