UPDATE: USGS has revised magnitude to 6.1
A strong earthquake has struck near the Japan nuclear power plant that was hit by a tsunami earlier this year. There are no immediate reports of damage or injuries.
The U.S. Geological Survey says the magnitude-
5.9 6.1 quake struck Thursday morning 101 kilometers (62 miles) east of the Fukushima Dai-ichi nuclear power plant (37.374°N, 141.510°E). The quake struck at a depth of 37.7 km (23.4 miles). The quake hit 44 kilometers (2151 miles) northeast of Tokyo. Japan Meteorological Agency recorded 6.0 magnitude at depth of 30km (18.6 miles).
The Pacific Tsunami Warning Center did not immediately issue a tsunami alert.
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