A 5.5 magnitude quake jolts Japan

Japan woke up to tremors on May 11 as an earthquake, with a magnitude of 5.5 jolted the country’s Ibaraki Prefecture.

The news was confirmed by the Japan Meteorological Agency (JMA). The quake occurred at 8:58 a.m. local time, with its epicentre at a latitude of 36.4 degrees north, and a longitude of 141.1 degrees east, and at a depth of 50 km, confirmed the Japan Meteorological Agency (JMA).

The quake logged 3 in some parts of Ibaraki Prefecture, on the Japanese seismic intensity scale, which peaks at 7.

The Japan Meteorological Agency by far has issued no tsunami warning.

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