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[Information on seismic intensity at each site]
The map and text below show a) the observed Seismic Intensity (1 and above) and its location, b) the date and time of the earthquake, and c) its epicenter and magnitude.

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Earthquake Information (Information on seismic intensity at each site)
Issued at 09:24 JST 07 Oct 2015

Occurred at (JST) Latitude
Depth Magnitude Region Name
09:20 JST 07 Oct 2015 38.9N 142.5E 40 km 4.1 Miyagi-ken Oki

Seismic Intensity at each station
(* mark: Local Governments' or NIED's station)
PrefectureJMA Seismic IntensityStation Name
Iwate1Ofunato-shi Ofunatocho
Ofunato-shi Ikawacho
Sumita-cho Setamai*
Ichinoseki-shi Muronecho*
Miyagi1Kesennuma-shi Akaiwa
Kesennuma-shi Sasagajin*

This earthquake poses no tsunami risk.
"-" in the above information represents an indeterminable value.

Some of the names of cities/towns/villages in the message are the versions used before the areas were administratively united.