Magnitude 6.3 Earthquake Hits Japan's Kyushu Region, No Tsunami Threat

(Bloomberg) -- A magnitude 6.3 earthquake hit off the coast of Japan's southern island of Kyushu at 8:48 AM local time, Japan Meteorological Agency says.

  • Strong shaking of 5- on Japan's scale of 7 felt in Miyazaki Prefecture
  • Depth of quake 20km, no threat of tsunami
  • No immediate reports of damage
  • Link to statement by JMA:

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