Magnitude 6.2 quake strikes off Japan's Ibaraki Prefecture, no tsunami warning issued

14-09-2021

Tokyo, Sep 14 (UNI/Xinhua) An earthquake with a magnitude of 6.2 struck off Japan's Ibaraki Prefecture on Tuesday, according to the Japan Meteorological Agency (JMA).   
The quake occurred at around 7:46 a.m. local time, with its epicenter at 32.2 degrees north latitude and 138.2 degrees east longitude, and at a depth of 450 km. 
The quake logged 3 in some parts of Ibaraki Prefecture on the Japanese seismic intensity scale which peaks at 7. 
So far no tsunami warning has been issued.