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Earthquake Of 6.4 Magnitude Strikes Japan; No Tsunami Risk, Say Authorities

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| April 14 , 2016 , 18:52 IST
[caption id="attachment_164527" align="aligncenter" width="700"]Representational Image Representational Image[/caption] A strong 6.4-magnitude earthquake hit Japan's southwestern island of Kyushu on Thursday, but there was no danger of a tsunami, local authorities said. The quake struck in Kumamoto, central Kyushu at a relatively shallow depth of 10 kilometres, the Japan Meteorological Agency said.