6.1 Magnitude Earthquake Strikes near Hokkaido Island in Japan

The quake was reported 984 kilometers (611 miles) north of Tokyo

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The U.S. Geological Survey has reported a 6.1-magnitude earthquake off Japan.

The quake was reported 984 kilometers (611 miles) north of Tokyo and off the west coast of Hokkaido island.

The depth was reported at 236 kilometers.

There is no current tsunami warning from the Pacific Tsunami Warning Center.

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