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Japan: Tsunami warning lifted after huge earthquake

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Japans meteorological agency lifted a tsunami advisory around an hour after a strong 7.2-magnitude earthquake struck off the countrys northeastern coast on Saturday, causing no immediate damage or injuries.The quake hit at 6:09pm (8:09 AEDT) in Pacific waters off Miyagi region with a depth of 60 kilometres, the JMA said, issuing an advisory for tsunami waves of around one metre.
Thousands of households received evacuation warnings over the tsunami alert, which has lifted, prompting municipalities…

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