M6.4 earthquake reported southeast of Tokyo

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(CNN) — An earthquake measuring 6.5 magnitude struck southeast of Tokyo on Friday morning, the Japan Meteorological Agency reports.

The U.S. Geological Survey measured the temblor at 6.4 and said it was centered at sea about 150 kilometers (93 miles) southeast of Katsura.

CNN’s team in Tokyo says it felt a mild tremor and there are no immediate reports of damage.

There was no tsunami warning issued by the Pacific Tsunami Warning Center.


USGS:
M6.4 – 149km ESE of Katsuura, Japan

Nearby Places

  • Katsuura, Japan
    149.3 km (92.8 mi) ESE
    Population: 22,307
  • Ōhara, Japan
    150.0 km (93.2 mi) SE
    Population: 20,226
  • Hasaki, Japan
    160.3 km (99.6 mi) SSE
    Population: 39,209
  • Kawaguchi, Japan
    164.7 km (102.3 mi) ESE
    Population: 29,119
  • Chiba, Japan
    192.5 km (119.6 mi) SE
    Population: 919,729

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