The following is an earthquake alert issued by the Japan Meteorological Agency.
Day and Time: March 24, 2023: 4:25 p.m.
Epicenter: Northern Ibaraki Prefecture. N 36.4, E 140.3
Depth: 80 kilometers
Preliminary magnitude: 4.7
Seismic intensity scale: 4 out of maximum 7
Note: No tsunami warning issued.
M6.1 quake hits Hokkaido, no tsunami warning issued