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CA officials say no tsunami threat after quake rattles Japan

Posted at 7:01 AM, Jun 18, 2019
and last updated 2019-06-18 10:13:42-04

State emergency officials say a major earthquake off the coast of Japan Tuesday is not expected to trigger a tsunami.

The U.S. Geological Survey says the earthquake had a magnitude of 6.4 and was centered near Honshu, Japan.

The U.S. National Tsunami Warning Center says a tsunami is not expected to impact the west coast.

California Office of Emergency Services says it will continue to monitor the situation for any potential threats.