No tsunami warning for San Francisco, West Coast after Japan quake 

There is no tsunami warning for San Francisco and the West Coast following a 7.4-magnitute earthquake off the coast of Japan.

U.S. officials say the quake is not expected to create a tsunami threat in Hawaii or the West Coast.

Federal agencies say that area includes Hawaii, California, Oregon, Washington, Alaska and British Columbia, Canada.

No tsunami warning, watch or advisory is in effect for these areas.

The Japan meteorological agency issued a tsunami warning for a wave of up to about 3 feet. The warning was issued for a coastal area of Japan already torn apart by last month’s tsunami. The agency has since lifted the tsunami warning.

Buildings as far away as Tokyo shook for about a minute.

Hundreds of aftershocks have shaken the northeast region devastated by the March 11 earthquake, but few have been stronger than 7.0.

The Associated Press contributed to this report. 

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