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Strong quake rocks Hokkaido

The Japan NewsA powerful magnitude-5.3 quake with a focus in Hokkaido’s central and eastern Iburi regions occurred at around 8:58 a.m. Friday.

A lower 5 on the Japanese seismic intensity scale of 7 was felt in Atsuma, Mukawa and Biratori and 4 in Abira.

No tsunami warning has been issued.

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