Quake measuring 6.9 off Japan's Honshū coast
Monday, November 14, 2005
Whilst a major earthquake, the epicentre was well away from any population centres, and initial tsunami warnings predicting half-meter surges were later withdrawn.
Due to its size, the quake was felt in Tokyo, over 300 miles away.
- Associated Press. "Strong Earthquake Shakes Northern Japan" — , November 14, 2005
- United Press International. "Major quake hits northern Japan" — , November 14, 2005