SUNGJIBAEGAM, North Korea- The USGS is reporting a possible explosion, located near the site where North Korea has detonated nuclear explosions in the past. If this event was an explosion, the USGS National Earthquake Information Center cannot determine its type, whether nuclear or any other possible type, they said.

This comes just hours after Kim Jong Unpersonally inspected a “super explosive” hydrogen bomb being developed for its intercontinental ballistic missiles.



M 6.3 Explosion – 22km ENE of Sungjibaegam, North Korea

USGS Earthquake Hazards Program, responsible for monitoring, reporting, and researching earthquakes and earthquake hazards