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Magnitude 6.0 earthquake jolts Japan's Ogasawara Islands

Anadolu Agency ASIA
Published May 21,2024
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A magnitude 6.0 earthquake struck Tuesday morning near the Ogasawara Islands in the Pacific Ocean south of Tokyo, according to the Japan Meteorological Agency (JMA).

Its epicenter was at a depth of around 50 kilometers (31 miles), measuring 4 on the Japanese seismic intensity scale of 7 in Hahajima Island, the agency said.

No tsunami warnings were issued, it added.