External Content

The following content is sourced from external partners. We cannot guarantee that it is suitable for the visually or hearing impaired.

TOKYO (Reuters) - An earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 5.6 hit northeastern Japan on Thursday, Japan's Meteorological Agency said.

There were no immediate reports of damage and no tsunami warning was issued after the 9:11 a.m. (0011 GMT) quake, the epicentre of which was off the coast of Fukushima prefecture.

(Reporting by Chris Gallagher; Editing by Paul Tait)

Neuer Inhalt

Horizontal Line

swissinfo EN

Teaser Join us on Facebook!

Join us on Facebook!

subscription form

Form for signing up for free newsletter.

Sign up for our free newsletters and get the top stories delivered to your inbox.

Click here to see more newsletters