Japan Rattled By Another Earthquake, No Tsunami Threat

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By: GangStarr Girl / June 23, 2011

 A magnitude-6.7 earthquake shook northeast Japan early Thursday in the same area where a massive quake triggered a deadly tsunami in March, but there were no immediate reports of injuries or damage.

The Japan Meteorological Agency issued a tsunami warning for the region after the quake, but canceled it about an hour later.

Thursday’s quake hit about 30 miles off the shore of Iwate prefecture at 6:51 a.m. According to the Japan Meteorological Agency, much of the coast in the area is still heavily damaged from March’s disasters.

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