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June 19, 2018 8:31 AM Japan earthquake update: Where is Osaka? How many have been killed?

JAPAN’S city of Osaka is reeling from the powerful earthquake that struck yesterday morning as people commuted to work and children headed for school. So where is Osaka? And what is the death toll? The strong 6.1 magnitude earthquake struck Osaka, the second largest city in Japan, at 8am on Monday (12am BST). This magnitude, referred to as a ‘6 lower’ 9

June 18, 2018 10:13 PM Hawaii volcano latest: Mesmerising Kilauea footage shows lava moving at 15 mph

The video taken by the US Geological Survey (USGS) was shot on Saturday and shows swiftly moving lava coming from fissure 8 through Kapoho on its way to the sea. As it reaches the ocean, the lava slows to 2mph and creates the hazard known as laze as it hits the ocean, sending hydrochloric acid and volcanic glass particles into the air. The lava has destroyed 8

June 18, 2018 8:51 PM Japan earthquake latest charts: How dangerous is the Osaka earthquake?

JAPAN was struck by a major earthquake today hitting the Osaka region at 8am local time (11pm GMT). The earthquake measuring 6.1 magnitude rocked Osaka in Japan this morning causing both injuries and death. A particularly earthquake-prone area, Japan accounts for a large number of the world’s dangerous earthquake activity. The area has seen some devastating 13

June 18, 2018 6:02 PM Japan earthquake causes huge sinkhole as tremor rips up road

A MASSIVE sinkhole has appeared in a Japanese road after an earthquake centred on Osaka caused substantial destruction to regional infrastructure, as well as at least four deaths. In 2016, a 30-metre sinkhole which opened up outside a busy railway station in the centre of the Japanese city of Fukuoka was repaired within 48 hours. Experts believe the latest 10

June 18, 2018 4:07 PM Japan team at World Cup troubled by earthquake, hotel alarm

SARANSK, Russia (AP) - Word of a deadly earthquake in Japan and an early-morning false alarm at a team hotel have given the country's World Cup squad some unsettling moments. Japan coach Akira Nishino, who built his professional reputation coaching Gamba Osaka, said he and a number of his players have acquaintances or loved ones affected by Monday's 5

June 18, 2018 3:42 PM Japan Earthquake: WATCH terrifying scenes as quake cause EARTH TO RUPTURE during Rush-hour

A DEADLY Japan earthquake rocked Osaka during the Monday morning rush-hour killing three people and astonishing footage shows ruptured earth and burst water mains. The violence of the earthquake knocked out transport links and gas supplies while workers were forced to make their usual journeys on foot. Quakes are common in Japan, part of the seismically 9

June 18, 2018 3:13 AM BREAKING: Guatemala SHAKEN by earthquake as 5.6 magnitude tremor hits

AN EARTHQUAKE of 5.6 magnitude has hit the country of Guatemala, according to the US Geological Survey (USGS). It was located 67 km southwest of Guatemala City, the European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre said. The quake was also felt in neighbouring El Salvador, according to reports. It comes only two weeks after the eruption of the Fuego volcano 9

June 18, 2018 2:34 AM Two feared dead after earthquake hits Osaka in western Japan

A strong earthquake has knocked over walls and set off scattered fires around the city of Osaka in western Japan, with at least two people feared dead. Japan’s Fire and Disaster Management Agency said two people were found with no vital signs and 41 others had been injured. Japanese media reported one of the likely victims is a nine-year-old girl at a school 7

June 17, 2018 10:16 PM Mexico fans party so hard after their World Cup win over Germany they cause an EARTHQUAKE

Mexicans celebrating their shock victory over Germany caused a literal earthquake today in the South American capital. Ten minutes before halftime PSV Eindhoven star Hirving Lozano scored the only goal of the match - and Mexican supporters in Moscow went wild. But not as wild as fans at home in Mexico City, whose epic celebrations caused a minor earthquake 7

June 17, 2018 7:32 PM World Cup 2018: Mexico fans may have caused earthquake celebrating win over Germany

Tremors are recorded in Mexico City after Hirving Lozano fired in the winning goal past German goalkeeper Manuel Neuer. Tremors were recorded in Mexico City after Hirving Lozano fired the winning goal past German goalkeeper Manuel Neuer in Russia, according to seismic monitoring agency Simmsa. "The earthquake detected in Mexico City originated artificially 2