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5.1-magnitude quake hits near west coast of Honshu, Japan - GFZ

5.1-magnitude quake hits near  west coast of Honshu, Japan - GFZ

Beijing, Feb 14 (UNI) An earthquake with a magnitude of 5.1 jolted near West Coast of Honshu, Japan at 0132 GMT on Wednesday, the GFZ German Research Center for Geosciences said.
The epicenter, with a depth of 41.0 km, was initially determined to be at 37.11 degrees north latitude and 137.10 degrees east longitude.

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