Wednesday 19 September 2018

Earthquake measuring 6.3 strikes off Japanese coast

An earthquake measuring 6.3 struck off the eastern coast of Japan on Friday, the U.S. Geological Survey said.

There were no immediate reports of casualties or damage.

The quake struck 300 km (180 miles) east of Iwaki, Honshu, at a depth of 77.8 km, USGS said.

According to the Fukushima prefecture there is no risk of tsunami caused by the quake.


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