Recently the Mainichi News On-line reported the following:
毎日新聞2017年9月3日 19時54分(最終更新 9月3日 20時17分)
"It was the first time since I was born that I was swayed so strongly, I thought I was going to die." On the third North Korea conducted a nuclear test, the citizens felt a strong shake in a wide area such as Yanji city in Jilin Province and Shenyang city in Liaoning Province of China that were close to the border of North Korea. The voice of fluctuation and anger spread toward the repeated unwelcome experiments and it exposed the dissatisfaction with the Chinese government in unable to stop North Korea's provocation.
On the third, commemorative events and gatherings were held in various places for the 65th anniversary of the establishment of the Yanbian Korean Autonomous Prefecture in Jilin Province which bordered with North Korea. There was no information on human injury, but from the inhabitants, angry voices saying that the "Anniversary has been ruined due to North Korea" were expressed.
"When I was working at my workplace I felt a shake twice, both lasted around 8 seconds to 10 seconds." A Yanji city female company worker (35) revealed that there was a strong shake when she responded to the interview by Kyodo News. There were a series of testimonies expressing that "The vase on the window was shaken to the floor and crashed," "It shook nearly for one minute."
Some residents of Yanji city posted a message at the short-message posting site, the "Weibo" to ask “Is the government unable to manage North Korea?" to express their dissatisfaction with the Chinese government.
Based on the Chinese earthquake official announcement that a seismic wave due to the collapse of the ground was detected, (Chinese newspaper reporters) had come out to speculate that "the ground near the tunnel of the experiment site is exposed and there is a possibility of radioactive substances leaking out". It seemed that the voice of criticism against North Korea was likely to further strengthen.
It is interesting to note the response of the local people inside China.