Japan Fukushima earthquake

Japan's Fukushima nuclear plant has reportedly been evacuated after a powerful 7.6 magnitude earthquake was recorded east of the country.

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Fukushima nuclear plant not damaged in earthquake

The Fukushima nuclear plant was not damaged in a 7.1 magnitude earthquake which hit the region yesterday, an operator has said.

He said there had been no spike in radiation levels either, despite the quake triggering a small tsunami.

The quake struck about 370km into the ocean east of Japan.

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