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M5.0 hit southern part of Ibaraki prefecture

According to JMA (Japan Meteorological Agency), a major quake occurred in Southern part of Ibaraki prefecture at 7:54 of 6/12/2016 (JST). Magnitude was 5.0. The maximum seismic intensity was 4.

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M4.2 occurred Fukushima offshore

According to JMA (Japan Meteorological Agency), M4.2 hit Fukushima offshore at 2:13 AM of 1/25/2016 (JST). The maximum seismic intensity was 4. The depth of epicenter was 30km. 2 hours

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M5.6 hit greater Tokyo area / Maximum seismic intensity 5-

At 14:28 of 5/25/2015 (JST), M5.6 occurred in the north of Tokyo, Japan Meteorological Agency reported. The epicenter was in the Northern area of Saitama prefecture. However the highest seismic

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Most of the inspected dolphins had lungs in ischaemia state as “entirely white”

Following up this article.. [Photo] 160 dolphins went aground in Ibaraki / Same as 1 week before 311 [URL]   According to National Science Museum, most of the inspected 17 dolphins had

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[Photo] 160 dolphins went aground in Ibaraki / Same as 1 week before 311

Around 6AM of 4/10/2015, several local residents reported to the Maritime Safety Agency and fire house that approx. 160 dolphins went aground for a few km in Ibaraki. It was the

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48 of 89 children found thyroid abnormality in Ushiku city Ibaraki

Following up this article..  26 among 39 children in Ushiku city Ibaraki given “A2, B” results in thyroid inspection [URL]   By 1/30/2015, Ushiku city government of Ibaraki announced 48 of 89

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Thyroid abnormality found among 63% of children in 5 prefectures of Kanto area

Thyroid abnormality was found among 63% of children living in Kanto area, according to a citizen’s organization.   The organization was established by parents in Ibaraki or Chiba prefectures. They

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M5.6 hit South part of Ibaraki / Entire Kanto area shaken

M5.6 occurred in South part of Ibaraki at 12:28 9/16/2014 (JST), according to Japan Meteorological Agency. The depth of epicenter was 50km. The entire Kanto area, even a part of

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26 among 39 children in Ushiku city Ibaraki given “A2, B” results in thyroid inspection

21 children were given A2, and 5 children were given B among 39 thyroid testees, according to Ushiku city Ibaraki prefecture. A2 is given when they find thyroid nodule (≦5.0mm)

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Toride city of Ibaraki decided to give lecture by the experts instead of thyroid inspection not to spread fear

Toride city of Ibaraki prefecture announced they are going to give the expert’s lectures to the residents in order to wipe away the anxiety but not to implement thyroid inspection.