Quake hits Ibaraki, Japan

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Photo / Thinnkstock

An earthquake with a magnitude of 5.8 has struck off the coast of Ibaraki, Japan.

Japan's Meterological Agency says it struck at a depth of 30 kilometres, and would've been felt through the Chiba and Tokyo metropolitan areas.

No tsunami warnings are in place.

- Herald Online staff

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