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.

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