Strong earthquake shakes northern Japan; no tsunami warning

Courtesy of AP Graphics

TOKYO (AP) – A strong earthquake has struck just off the coast of Hokkaido in northern Japan. No tsunami warning was issued.

The quake with a preliminary magnitude of 6.7 hit about 12:30 p.m. (0330 GMT).

There were no immediate reports of injuries or damage.

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