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5.2 magnitude earthquake strikes Japan's Miyagi Prefecture

Christian Fernsby |
An earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 5.2 struck Japan's Miyagi Prefecture on Monday, the weather agency said.

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According to the Japan Meteorological Agency (JMA), the temblor, which occurred at 12:00 p.m. local time, was centered offshore, with its epicenter at a latitude of 38.2 degrees north and a longitude of 141.7 degrees east, and at depth of 50 km.

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