The following is an earthquake alert issued by the Japan Meteorological Agency.
Day and Time: May 13, 2023, 4:10 p.m.
Epicenter: Near Tokara island chain. N 29.9, E 130.0
Depth: 10 kilometers
Preliminary magnitude: 5.1
Seismic intensity scale: lower 5 out of maximum 7
Note: No tsunami warning issued.