6.2-Magnitude Quake Hits off Japan's Iwo Jima (10)

QNA Qatar 2014.06.29 12:40
Tokyo, June 29 (QNA) - A 6.2-magnitude earthquake hit off the Japanese island of Iwo Jima on Sunday, the US Geological Survey said. The quake was situated 167km east-southeast of Iwo Jima, which is part of Japan's Volcano Islands chain. Japanese broadcaster (NHK) said there was no threat of a tsunami resulting from the earthquake.
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