6.2-magnitude quake hits east coast of Honshu, Japan -- USGS

10:35, May 14, 2011      

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An earthquake measuring 6.2 on the Richter scale jolted near the east coast of Honshu, Japan at 23:35: 53 GMT (07:35:53 Beijing Time) on Saturday, the U.S. Geological Survey said.

The epicenter, with a depth of 37.60 km, was initially determined to be at 37.38 degrees north latitude and 141.41 degrees east longitude.

Source: Xinhua
 
 
     
 
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