Magnitude 5.7 Earthquake Hits Hokkaido and Chitose Airport Is Closed

This just happened one hour ago. Magnitude 5.7 quake hits Hokkaido just now in Iburi region. You can watch the video below on the magnitude 5.7 quake in Hokkaido.

Due to the earthquake, officials at the Transport Ministry’s office in New Chitose Airport in Hokkaido say its runways have been closed for inspection.

No casualties are reported at the moment. Just inform this to your friends who are in Hokkaido right now. There could be aftershocks after the earthquake. To everyone in Hokkaido, be safe and stay safe.

Source: https://www3.nhk.or.jp/nhkworld/en/news/20190221_52/

Source: https://www3.nhk.or.jp/nhkworld/en/news/20190221_51/  

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