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6.1 Magnitude Quake Rumbles Off East Coast of Honshu, Japan


map of quake's epicenter
Source: USGS

Honshu, Japan-(ENEWSPF)- Yet another violent earthquake has struck off the coast of Honshu, Japan, the United States Geological Survey reports.

Clocking in at 6.1 magnitude, this quake struck at a depth of 13.8 km, 127 km (78 miles) ENE of Iwaki, Honshu, Japan; 152 km (94 miles) SE of Sendai, Honshu, Japan; 162 km (100 miles) ESE of Fukushima, Honshu, Japan; and 294 km (182 miles) NE of TOKYO, Japan.

The reported time of the event is 5:54:33 a.m. CDT.


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