Earthquake measuring 6.4 magnitude strikes southeast of Tokyo: USGS

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Posted: Sep 22, 2016 8:34 PM

(Reuters) - A strong earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 6.4 struck southeast of Tokyo on Friday morning, the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) said.

The quake's epicenter was 232 kms (144 miles) southeast of the Japanese capital at a shallow depth of 10 km (6 miles), the USGS said.

(Reporting by Michael Perry; Editing by Paul Tait)