M5.2 quake hits Nagano
Japan Today -- May 26
A quake with a magnitude of 5.2 struck Nagano Prefecture on Friday, the Japan Meteorological Agency said, adding that no tsunami warnings were issued.

According to local governments, there were no immediate reports of injury or property damage from the 9:13 p.m. quake, which registered upper 5 on the Japanese seismic intensity scale of 7.

Bullet train services on the Joetsu Shinkansen Line were delayed up to six minutes due to brief power failure following the quake, according to East Japan Railway Co. No abnormalities were detected at the Kashiwazaki-Kariwa nuclear power plant in neighboring Niigata Prefecture, operated by Tokyo Electric Power Company Holdings Inc.

The quake originated at a very shallow depth in the northern area of Nagano Prefecture, the agency said.

25日、長野県北部を震源とする最大震度5強の地震があり、長野県栄村で震度5強を観測しました。 午後9時13分ごろ、長野県北部を震源とする地震がありました。震源の深さは6キロ、地震の規模を示すマグニチュードは5.2と推定されています。
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