Quake measuring 6.3 magnitude strikes off eastern Japan

TOKYO, Oct 6 (Reuters) - An earthquake measuring 6.3 struck off the eastern coast of Japan on Friday, the U.S. Geological Survey said.

There were no immediate reports of casualties or damage.

The quake struck 300 km (180 miles) east of Iwaki, Honshu, at a depth of 77.8 km, USGS said.

 

(Writing by Nick Macfie; Editing by Kim Coghill)

Read Full Story

Sign up for Breaking News by AOL to get the latest breaking news alerts and updates delivered straight to your inbox.

Subscribe to our other newsletters

Emails may offer personalized content or ads. Learn more. You may unsubscribe any time.