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5.3-magnitude quake hits Japan

IANS  |  Tokyo 

An measuring 5.3-magnitude on the Richter scale hit on Thursday, the weather agency said. There were no immediate reports of injury or damage. No warning was issued.

The quake struck Chiba, east of in the Kanto region at a depth of 50 km around 12.12 p.m., according to the Meteorological Agency (JMA).

There has been no warning or advisory issued as a result of the quake, reported.

Japan's nuclear watchdog has also not reported any abnormalities at any of the country's nuclear facilities.

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First Published: Thu, May 17 2018. 09:28 IST
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