Summary: An earthquake of approximately magnitude 5.9 on the Richter scale occurred in the morning on 18 June 2018 in Osaka Prefecture and was felt in the wider Kansai region. There is currently some disruption to the rail network in the Kansai area, and the Japan Meteorological Agency have said that there is a continued risk of aftershocks. British nationals in the affected areas should follow the advice of the local authorities, be aware of the risk of aftershocks and monitor local news for updates.
Travel Advisory Published: June 18, 2018 02:28
Cited Source: https://www.gov.uk/foreign-travel-advice/japan