Daily Israel Report

News Brief

  12/7/2012, Kislev 23, 5773

Earthquake Spawns 1-Meter Tsunami in Japan

An earthquake, measuring 7.3 on the Richter scale, struck Japan on Friday.

The tremor shook buildings in Tokyo and caused a one-meter-high tidal wave which hit the city of Ishinomaki, according to NHK.