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Earthquake . Tokyo , Japan . 6.0 Magnitude Hits Kuril Islands 1500 miles from Tokyo 600 miles from island of Hokkaido

July 9, 2012

Earthquake . Tokyo , Japan .

TOKYO, July 8 (UPI) — A magnitude 6.0 earthquake struck off the northern coast of Japan Sunday, the U.S. Geological Survey said, but there were no reports of damage or tsunamis.

The quake occurred near the Kuril Islands, nearly 1,500 miles from Tokyo and 600 miles from the island of Hokkaido.

Read more: http://www.upi.com/Top_News/World-News/2012/07/08/Quake-off-northern-Japan-hits-60/UPI-52201341764141/#ixzz207VxBz15

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