Japan lifts tsunami warning issued after quake in northeast

December 7, 2012 12:38

TOKYO - The Japan Meteorological Agency has lifted a tsunami warning issued for northeastern Japan after a strong earthquake centered off the coast shook buildings as far away as Tokyo, public broadcaster NHK said.

The quake had a preliminary magnitude of 7.3, the US Geological Survey said. There were no immediate reports of deaths or serious damage.

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