Quake jolts northern Japan-media
August 20, 2005
TOKYO (Reuters) – An earthquake with a preliminary
magnitude of 5.0 jolted northern Japan on Sunday, public
broadcaster NHK said.
The quake occurred at 11:29.
There were no immediate reports of injuries or damage and
no tsunami warning was issued.
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