Earthquake shakes eastern Japan, no tsunami warning

An earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 5.2 hit eastern Japan on Thursday but no tsunami warning had been issued, the national broadcaster said.

Reuters| Last Updated: Aug 06, 2015, 16:09 PM IST

Tokyo: An earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 5.2 hit eastern Japan on Thursday but no tsunami warning had been issued, the national broadcaster said.

The epicentre of the earthquake, which shook buildings in Tokyo, was in Ibaraki Prefecture in eastern Japan, NHK said.

There were no immediate reports of damage.