Coronavirus clusters appear far and wide, with largest outside of China on ship in Japan

The cruise ship Diamond Princess is pictured at Daikoku Pier Cruise Terminal in Yokohama, Japan, on Feb 12, 2020.
The cruise ship Diamond Princess is pictured at Daikoku Pier Cruise Terminal in Yokohama, Japan, on Feb 12, 2020.PHOTO: REUTERS

TOKYO - A luxury cruise liner quarantined off Yokohama has the biggest cluster of coronavirus cases outside China, with nearly 5 per cent of its passengers and crew infected.

There were 174 cases on the Diamond Princess as of Wednesday (Feb 12), out of 3,711 people listed on the ship manifest.

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