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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 16:40 JST 15 Jul 2017

Occurred at (JST) Latitude
Depth Magnitude Region Name
16:37 JST 15 Jul 2017 31.4N 130.6E 10 km 3.5 Kagoshima-wan

Seismic Intensity at each station
(* mark: Local Governments' or NIED's station)
PrefectureJMA Seismic IntensityStation Name
Kagoshima3Kagoshima-shi Kiirecho*
2Kagoshima-shi Higashi-korimoto
Kagoshima-shi Shimofukumoto
Makurazaki-shi Takamicho
Makurazaki-shi Wakabacho*
Ibusuki-shi Jutcho*
Minami-satsuma-shi Bonotsucho-kushi*
Minami-kyusyu-shi Ei-cho Makinouchi*
Minami-kyusyu-shi Chiran-cho Kori*
Kanoya-shi Fudamoto*
Osaki-cho Karijuku*
So-o-shi Osumicho-nakanouchi*
1Kagoshima-shi Honjo*
Kagoshima-shi Kamitaniguchi*
Ibusuki-shi Yamagawa-shinseicho
Ibusuki-shi Kaimon-jutcho*
Satsuma-sendai-shi Irikicho*
Hioki-shi Hiyoshicho-hioki*
Hioki-shi Fukiagecho-nakahara*
Hioki-shi Ijuincho-kori*
Minami-satsuma-shi Kaseda-kawabata*
Minami-satsuma-shi Ouracho*
Minami-satsuma-shi Kimpocho-okudari*
Minami-kyusyu-shi Kawanabe-cho Hirayama*
Kanoya-shi Shin-eicho
Kanoya-shi Kihokucho-kamimobiki*
Kanoya-shi Airacho-fumoto*
Tarumizu-shi Tagami*
Kinko-cho Tashiro-fumoto
Kinko-cho Tashiro-shisho*
Minami-osumi-cho Nejime*
Shibushi-shi Shibushicho-shibushi
Miyazaki1Miyakonojo-shi Ayamebaru
Miyakonojo-shi Himegicho*

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.