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6.5 quake hits off east coast of Japan

August 12, 2009 7:45:06 AM PDT
The Japan Meteorological Agency says a magnitude-6.5 earthquake hit off the country's eastern coast.The agency says the quake occurred off the coast of Hachijo, a small island off the coast of the country.

There were no immediate reports of injuries or damage.

The agency said there was no danger of a tsunami.

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