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News Release

Magnitude 6.5 OFF THE EAST COAST OF HONSHU, JAPAN
2004 May 29 20:56:09 UTC

Preliminary Earthquake Report
U.S. Geological Survey, National Earthquake Information Center
World Data Center for Seismology, Denver

The following is a release by the United States Geological Survey, National Earthquake Information Center: A strong earthquake occurred about 195 km (120 miles) southeast of Tokyo, Japan at 2:56 PM MDT, May 29, 2004 (May 30 at 5:56 AM local time in Japan). The magnitude and location may be revised when additional data and further analysis results are available. There have been no reports of damage.

 


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