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Magnitude 6.0 earthquake strikes off east coast of Honshu, Japan

Magnitude 6.0 earthquake strikes off east coast of Honshu, Japan

The epicentre of the earthquake. (Map: US Geological Survey)

A magnitude 6.0 earthquake struck near the east coast of Honshu, Japan's main island on Sunday (May 22), the European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre (EMSC) said.

The quake was at a depth of 60km, EMSC said.

Source: Reuters/ec

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