Quake of magnitude 6.2 strikes off Japan's Bonin islands: USGS

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Posted: Nov 20, 2015 12:50 AM

SINGAPORE (Reuters) - An earthquake of magnitude 6.2 struck 112 km (70 miles) southeast of Japan's Bonin islands on Friday, about 1,000 km south of the capital Tokyo, the U.S. Geological Survey said.

The quake at a depth of 10 km (6 miles), hit at 0540 GMT. There were no immediate reports of damage or casualties.

(Reporting by Clarence Fernandez; Editing by Himani Sarkar)