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In Pictures: Japan hit by 6.7 magnitude earthquake

It is the latest episode in a miserable summer of natural disasters in Japan
It is the latest episode in a miserable summer of natural disasters in Japan

At least seven people have died and dozens are missing after a 6.7 magnitude earthquake struck the northern island of Hokkaido in Japan.

The quake triggered landslides and cut power to the region's 5.3 million residents.

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