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Tsunami Warnings/Advisories

This Tsunami Warning/Advisory was issued in the past.
Occurred at 22:22 JST, 18 Jun. 2019
Region name Yamagata-ken Oki
Depth about 10 km
Magnitude 6.8

Tsunami Forecast RegionCategory of Tsunami Warning/Advisory
YAMAGATA PREF.TSUNAMI ADVISORY
NIIGATA PREF.,EXCEPT SADOGASHIMA ISLANDTSUNAMI ADVISORY
SADOGASHIMA ISLANDTSUNAMI ADVISORY
NOTO AREA, ISHIKAWA PREF.TSUNAMI ADVISORY

Tsunami Warnings / Tsunami Advisories

Issued at 22:24 JST, 18 Jun. 2019

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Tsunami Advisories issued for the following coastal regions of Japan:
  YAMAGATA PREF.
  NIIGATA PREF.
  NOTO AREA, ISHIKAWA PREF.

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Tsunami Advisories have been issued for the following coastal regions of Japan:
<Tsunami Advisory>
  *YAMAGATA PREF.
  *NIIGATA PREF.,EXCEPT SADOGASHIMA ISLAND
  *SADOGASHIMA ISLAND
  NOTO AREA, ISHIKAWA PREF.

Tsunamis are expected to arrive imminently in the following coastal regions of Japan (coastal regions above with asterisks):
  YAMAGATA PREF.
  NIIGATA PREF.,EXCEPT SADOGASHIMA ISLAND
  SADOGASHIMA ISLAND

***********Tsunami Forecast definitions************
Tsunami Advisory
A marine threat is present. Get out of the water and leave coastal regions immediately.
Due to the risk of ongoing strong currents, do not enter the sea or approach coastal regions until the advisory is lifted.

Tsunami Forecast (slight sea level changes)
Slight sea-level changes may be observed in coastal regions, but no tsunami damage is expected.

******* Earthquake Information ********
Occurred at 22:22 JST, 18 Jun. 2019
Region name YAMAGATA-KEN OKI
Latitude38.6N
Longitude139.5E
Depth about 10 km
Magnitude 6.8