View Full Version : Earthquake strikes near Japan

11-24-2011, 10:50 AM
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Tokyo (CNN) -- A 6.2-magnitude earthquake struck off the north coast of Japan Thursday, the U.S. Geological Survey said. There was no immediate threat of a tsunami.

The quake's epicenter was in the ocean about 100 miles from the city of Sapporo and 450 miles from Tokyo.