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[Earthquake and Seismic Intensity Information]
The map and text below show the following details : a) the observed Seismic Intensity (1 and above) and its location and region, b) the date and time of the earthquake, and c) its epicenter and magnitude.


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Earthquake Information (Earthquake and Seismic Intensity Information)
Issued at 09:23 JST 08 May 2019

Occurred at (JST) Latitude
(degree)
Longitude
(degree)
Depth Magnitude Region Name
09:20 JST 08 May 2019 40.1N 142.1E 50km 4.4 Iwate-ken Oki

This earthquake poses no tsunami risk.

Seismic intensity in sub-prefectual regions (Tohoku Region)
JMA Seismic IntensityRegion Name
4Aomori-ken Sampachi-Kamikita
3Iwate-ken Engan-hokubu
Iwate-ken Nairiku-hokubu
* Regions where a seismic intensity of 3 or greater was observed are listed.


Seismic intensity in cities, towns and villages (Tohoku Region)
PrefectureJMA Seismic IntensityCity, town and village Name
Aomori4Hashikami-cho
3Hachinohe-shi
Aomori Nambu-cho
2Misawa-shi
Noheji-machi
Tohoku-machi
Sannohe-machi
Gonohe-machi
1Towada-shi
Shichinohe-machi
Rokunohe-machi
Yokohama-machi
Rokkasho-mura
Oirase-cho
Higashidori-mura
Takko-machi
Shingo-mura
Iwate3Fudai-mura
Karumai-machi
2Morioka-shi
Miyako-shi
Kuji-shi
Ninohe-shi
Hachimantai-shi
Kuzumaki-machi
Iwaizumi-cho
Tanohata-mura
Noda-mura
Kunohe-mura
Iwate Hirono-cho
Ichinohe-machi
1Ofunato-shi
Hanamaki-shi
Kitakami-shi
Tono-shi
Ichinoseki-shi
Oshu-shi
Takizawa-shi
Iwate-machi
Shiwa-cho
Yahaba-cho
Sumita-cho
Yamada-machi
* Cities, towns and villages where a seismic intensity of 1 or greater was observed are listed.
"-" 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.
All information provided here, including data on latitude, longitude, depth, magnitude and seismic intensity, is based on initial reports and is subject to change pending evaluation.