5.0 magnitude quake jolts Japan

Subscribe to Oneindia News

Tokyo, July 17: An earthquake measuring 5 on the Richter scale, jolted Japan's Ibaraki prefecture on Sunday, officials said.

According to the Japan Meteorological Agency (JMA), the temblor was centred in Ibaraki, which borders the Pacific Ocean and is to the northeast of Tokyo, media reported.

earthquake

The jolt could be felt in central Tokyo, but there were no immediate reports of damage or issuing of a tsunami warning, the agency added.

IANS

Please Wait while comments are loading...