SAPPORO, Japan – A powerful earthquake rocked Japan Wednesday.
The magnitude 6.6 temblor struck about 11 a.m. San Diego time, which was about 3 a.m. Thursday in Japan. The epicenter was located about 70 miles south of Sapporo on the island of Hokkaido.
As of 2 p.m. there were no reports of damage or injuries, though there were reports of power outages in the area.
Officials did not issue any tsunami warnings.