The following is an earthquake alert issued by the Japan Meteorological Agency.


Day and Time: Dec. 18, 2020, 6:09 p.m.

Epicenter: Off Izu Oshima Island south of Tokyo. N 34.6, E 139.3

Depth: Very shallow

Preliminary magnitude: 5.1

Seismic intensity scale: Lower 5 out of maximum 7


Note: No tsunami warning issued.