A powerful 7.3-magnitude earthquake struck off the coast of Fukushima in northern Japan on Wednesday evening. It triggered a tsunami advisory, and 2 million homes in the Tokyo area lost electricity.
The Japan Meteorological Agency issued a tsunami advisory for up to a 3-foot sea surge in parts of Miyagi and Fukushima prefectures.
Prime Minister Fumio Kishida said the government is working to assess the extent of any damage after the tremor.
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