A swelling of 20 centimeters was observed in the town of Erimo on Hokkaido island. However, no major damages have been reported yet. The tremor was measured 6.8 magnitude on the Richter Scale.
Citing the news, many started speculating - will India face the same wrath of the nature as earthquake in different parts of the country have been reported in recent times. Delhi, Gurgaon, Noida, Uttar Prades, Himachal Pradesh and many other parts of North India recently have been hit by earthquake.