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No Tsunami after 6.5 Quake in Japan

HONSHU, Japan (HawaiiNewsNow) - A powerful 6.5 magnitude earthquake has rocked Japan's northeast coast.

According to the U.S.G.S the quake hit 61 miles southeast of Sendai.

It was at a depth of 24 miles.

The U.S. Geological Survey says the quake struck at 7:36 p.m. Hawaii time and did not generate a tsunami. 

The Pacific Tsunami Warning Center says that a destructive Pacific-wide Tsunami is not expected and there is no Tsunami threat to Hawaii.

Here is a link to the Pacific tsunami Warning Center

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