Magnitude 4.3 Earthquake Rattles Tokyo Area Saturday

07 May 2005 | 12:33 Code : 5042 Geoscience events
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An earthquake with a magnitude of 4.3 jolted western Tokyo and surrounding areas in eastern Japan early Saturday, the Japan Meteorological Agency said, the news service Kyodo reported.
An earthquake with a magnitude of 4.3 jolted western Tokyo and surrounding areas in eastern Japan early Saturday, the Japan Meteorological Agency said, the news service Kyodo reported. 

There were no immediate reports of casualties or damage from the 4:52 a.m. (1952 GMT) quake. 

According to Kyodo, the agency said the quake measured 3 on the Japanese seismic intensity scale of 7 in Tokyo's Nerima Ward, Chofu and Kokubunji in western Tokyo and Kawasaki and Sagamihara in Kanagawa Prefecture. 


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