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

Day and Time: Feb. 26, 2024, 3:24 p.m.

Epicenter: In Ehime Prefecture. N 33.6, E 132.5

Depth: 50 kilometers

Preliminary magnitude: 5.1

Seismic intensity scale: 4 out of maximum 7

Note: No tsunami warning issued.

==Kyodo