Magnitude 6.2 earthquake hits Japan
Updated: 2005-10-19 20:20
TOKYO - A strong earthquake rocked eastern Japan late Wednesday, the
meteorological agency said. There were no immediate reports of injuries, damage,
or a risk of tsunami from the quake.
The magnitude-6.2 quake, centered off the coast of Ibaraki, shook buildings
in Tokyo and nearby areas, including Ibaraki, Chiba and Fukushima prefectures.