5.1-magnitude quake hits 44 km E of Namie, Japan: USGS

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HONG KONG, Feb. 14 (Xinhua) -- An earthquake with a magnitude of 5.1 jolted 44 km E of Namie, Japan at 07:31:49 GMT on Sunday, the U.S. Geological Survey said.

The epicenter, with a depth of 38.22 km, was initially determined to be at 37.4828 degrees north latitude and 141.5004 degrees east longitude.