6.1 magnitude earthquake strikes Japan, no tsunami warning

Last Updated: Saturday, May 18, 2013 - 13:38

Zee Media Bureau

Tokyo: A 6.1 magnitude earthquake reportedly struck Honshu island on Saturday but no tsunami warning was issued.

No damage to life or property has been reported so far, as per news reports.
According to United States Geological Survey (UNGS), the epicenter of the earthquake was reportedly over 200 kms northeast of Tokyo at a depth of around 50 kms.



First Published: Saturday, May 18, 2013 - 13:38

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