Magnitude 4.9 quake rocks Tokyo

  • An earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 4.9 rocked Tokyo and nearby areas on Saturday.

    No tsunami warning has been issued, the Japan Meteorological Agency said.

    Some trains were temporarily halted but have since resumed normal service, There were no immediate reports of damage.

    The depth of the tremor was 50 miles in Chiba prefecture, east of Tokyo, according to the Meteorological Agency.