An earthquake of magnitude 5.2 occurred in Japan

One person was injured in an earthquake of magnitude 5.2 in the Japanese Prefecture of Wakayama. A small injured girl in the city of Shingu.

Emergency situations at nuclear power plants due to the earthquake in the region occurred. Local authorities inspect potential damage in the prefectures of Wakayama, Nara and Osaka, where the earthquake was felt the hardest, but yet the strong damage information was not reported.

The hearth was at a depth of 40 km in the South of Wakayama Prefecture. Underground vibrations were felt in 23 prefectures.