Sendai shakes in 7.3 quake

Japan public broadcaster NHK has shown footage of buildings shaking in Sendai as the 7.3 earthquake hit.

The shocks, from the quake centred off the coast of northeastern Japan, were felt as far away as Tokyo.

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Japan tsunami warnings lifted

Tsunami warnings for north-east Japan have been lifted after a 7.3 magnitude earthquake in Tokyo. A one metre tsunami wave had hit north-east Japan.