A STRONG M6.4 EARTHQUAKE DESTROYS KYūSHū, TOKYO. TSUNAMI DANGER! JAPAN
Quake with preliminary magnitude of 6.4 jolts southern Japan. TOKYO, Jan 22 An earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 6.4 jolted southern Japan early on Saturday morning, broadcaster NHK reported. The epicentre of the earthquake was off the coast of Kyushu, the southernmost of Japan's four main islands, according to the Japan Meteorological Agency. No tsunami warning had been issued, according to broadcaster NHK and there were no immediate reports of damage. The quake was also felt across a wide area of western Japan.