5.6-magnitude quake hits eastern Honshu, Japan

10:47, June 01, 2011      

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An earthquake measuring 5.6 on the Richter scale jolted eastern Honshu, Japan at 12:28:36 GMT on Tuesday, the U.S. Geological Survey said.

The epicenter, with a depth of 40.00 km, was initially determined to be at 39.3997 degrees north latitude and 141.9330 degrees east longitude.

Source: Xinhua
 
 
     
 
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