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JAPAN: An earthquake of 7.8 Magnitude has rattled Japan on Saturday at 11:23 GMT (around 5PM as per the IST). The epicenter of the quake is believed to be 194 km off the Bonin Islands.

While no Tsunami warning has been issued so far, officials are checking for any damage or injuries caused by the disaster. Reports suggest that buildings in Tokyo have largely been affected.

However, one of the locals soon after quake posted a picture of his supermarket being affected in the quake.

First Published | 30 May 2015 5:48 PM
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