Ofunato (Japan)

Type: City
Name: Ofunato (Japan)
Country: Japan
Latitude: 39.080002
Longitude: 141.710007
population: 35,418
First reported Sep 03 2014 - Updated Sep 03 2014 - 1 reports

Lessons learned: How Japan's small businesses are rebuilding after the 2011 tsunami

With little left after a magnitude 9.0 earthquake shattered the Tohoku coastline of Japan, small business owners found hope in a unique recovery program.Coordinated by Mercy Corps, a microfinancing organization and Japan’s leading banks, the program “constitutes ... [Published Global Envision - Sep 03 2014]
First reported Aug 27 2014 - Updated Aug 27 2014 - 1 reports

Megaquake off Sea of Japan could spur tsunami of up to 23-meters: panel

Tsunami up to 23.4 meters high could hit Sea of Japan coasts if a powerful earthquake with a magnitude of between 6.8 and 7.9 occurs at an active fault in the sea, a panel that included land ministry officials estimated Tuesday.The estimate was the first ... [Published Japan Times - Aug 27 2014]
First reported Aug 09 2014 - Updated Aug 09 2014 - 1 reports

M 4.4 - Asia Japan [Iwate-ken] Ofunato

Preliminary Earthquake Report: Date/Time: 09.08.2014 07:49:39 UTC Magnitude: M 4.4 Mercalli Scale: 3 Depth: 79.17 km Coordinate: 38° 51.096, 141° 57.714 Additional data: Local time in the epicenter: Friday, August 08, 2014 at 16:49 in the ... [Published RSOE EDIS - Earthquake Report > M 2.5 - Aug 09 2014]
First reported Aug 06 2014 - Updated Aug 06 2014 - 1 reports

M 4.5 - Asia Japan [Iwate] Ofunato

Preliminary Earthquake Report: Date/Time: 06.08.2014 15:12:04 UTC Magnitude: M 4.5 Mercalli Scale: 4 Depth: 56km Coordinate: 38° 52.800, 142° 12.600 Additional data: Local time in the epicenter: Wednesday, August 06, 2014 at 24:12 at night ... [Published RSOE EDIS - Earthquake Report > M 2.5 - Aug 06 2014]
First reported Jun 18 2014 - Updated Jun 18 2014 - 2 reports

M 4.5 - Asia Japan [Iwate] Ofunato

Preliminary Earthquake Report: Date/Time: 18.06.2014 12:40:59 UTC Magnitude: M 4.5 Mercalli Scale: 4 Depth: 53km Coordinate: 38° 33.600, 142° 1.800 Additional data: Local time in the epicenter: Wednesday, June 18, 2014 at 21:40 in the evening ... [Published RSOE EDIS - Earthquake Report > M 2.5 - Jun 18 2014]
First reported Jun 08 2014 - Updated Jun 08 2014 - 1 reports

M 5.2 - Asia Japan [Iwate-ken] Ofunato

Preliminary Earthquake Report: Date/Time: 08.06.2014 07:24:32 UTC Magnitude: M 5.2 Mercalli Scale: 5 Depth: 88.7 km Coordinate: 39° 11.040, 141° 41.094 Additional data: Local time in the epicenter: Saturday, June 07, 2014 at 16:24 in the ... [Published RSOE EDIS - Earthquake Report > M 2.5 - Jun 08 2014]
First reported May 12 2014 - Updated May 13 2014 - 1 reports

Cat missing since Japan tsunami reunited with owners

Family cat presumed killed in the tsunami disaster that ravaged northeast Japan three years ago is reunited with owners after being found safe nine miles away A cat that vanished three years ago during Japan’s 2011 tsunami disaster has been unexpectedly ... [Published Telegraph - May 12 2014]
First reported Apr 03 2014 - Updated Apr 03 2014 - 1 reports

M 5.6 - Asia Japan [Iwate-ken] Ofunato

Preliminary Earthquake Report: Date/Time: 03.04.2014 01:22:47 UTC Magnitude: M 5.6 Mercalli Scale: 6 Depth: 55.64 km Coordinate: 39° 11.730, 141° 45.942 Additional data: Local time in the epicenter: Wednesday, April 02, 2014 at 10:22 in ... [Published RSOE EDIS - Earthquake Report > M 2.5 - Apr 03 2014]

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...Bank—the first of its kind in Japan—was key to getting funds where they were needed most," said Carol Skowron, Mercy Corps senior program officer. "As the leading bank for small businesses in the region, their local presence and prior knowledge of the business community helped us identify the right businesses to support and swiftly disburse the financial services they needed."

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Lessons learned: How Japan's small businesses a... [Published Global Envision - Sep 03 2014]
Megaquake off Sea of Japan could spur tsunami o... [Published Japan Times - Aug 27 2014]
M 4.4 - Asia Japan [Iwate-ken] Ofunato [Published RSOE EDIS - Earthquake Report > M 2.5 - Aug 09 2014]
M 4.5 - Asia Japan [Iwate] Ofunato [Published RSOE EDIS - Earthquake Report > M 2.5 - Aug 06 2014]
M 4.5 - Asia Japan [Iwate] Ofunato [Published RSOE EDIS - Earthquake Report > M 2.5 - Jun 18 2014]
M 4.5 - Asia Japan [Iwate-ken] Ofunato [Published RSOE EDIS - Earthquake Report > M 2.5 - Jun 18 2014]
M 5.2 - Asia Japan [Iwate-ken] Ofunato [Published RSOE EDIS - Earthquake Report > M 2.5 - Jun 08 2014]
Cat missing since Japan tsunami reunited with o... [Published Telegraph - May 12 2014]
M 5.6 - Asia Japan [Iwate-ken] Ofunato [Published RSOE EDIS - Earthquake Report > M 2.5 - Apr 03 2014]
M 4.6 - Asia Japan [Iwate] Ofunato [Published RSOE EDIS - Earthquake Report > M 2.5 - Mar 17 2014]
M 4.8 - Asia Japan [Iwate] Ofunato [Published RSOE EDIS - Earthquake Report > M 2.5 - Mar 10 2014]
M 5.4 - Asia Japan [Iwate] Ofunato [Published RSOE EDIS - Earthquake Report > M 2.5 - Feb 05 2014]
M 4.4 - Asia Japan [Iwate] Ofunato [Published RSOE EDIS - Earthquake Report > M 2.5 - Jan 25 2014]
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M 4.4 - Asia Japan [Iwate-ken] Ofunato [Published RSOE EDIS - Earthquake Report > M 2.5 - Aug 09 2014]
Preliminary Earthquake Report: Date/Time: 09.08.2014 07:49:39 UTC Magnitude: M 4.4 Mercalli Scale: 3 Depth: 79.17 km Coordinate: 38° 51.096, 141° 57.714 Additional data: Local time in the epicenter: Friday, August 08, 2014 at 16:49 in the ...
M 4.5 - Asia Japan [Iwate] Ofunato [Published RSOE EDIS - Earthquake Report > M 2.5 - Aug 06 2014]
Preliminary Earthquake Report: Date/Time: 06.08.2014 15:12:04 UTC Magnitude: M 4.5 Mercalli Scale: 4 Depth: 56km Coordinate: 38° 52.800, 142° 12.600 Additional data: Local time in the epicenter: Wednesday, August 06, 2014 at 24:12 at night ...
M 4.5 - Asia Japan [Iwate] Ofunato [Published RSOE EDIS - Earthquake Report > M 2.5 - Jun 18 2014]
Preliminary Earthquake Report: Date/Time: 18.06.2014 12:40:59 UTC Magnitude: M 4.5 Mercalli Scale: 4 Depth: 53km Coordinate: 38° 33.600, 142° 1.800 Additional data: Local time in the epicenter: Wednesday, June 18, 2014 at 21:40 in the evening ...
M 4.5 - Asia Japan [Iwate-ken] Ofunato [Published RSOE EDIS - Earthquake Report > M 2.5 - Jun 18 2014]
Preliminary Earthquake Report: Date/Time: 18.06.2014 14:40:58 UTC Magnitude: M 4.5 Mercalli Scale: 4 Depth: 35 km Coordinate: 38° 35.118, 141° 58.920 Additional data: Local time in the epicenter: Wednesday, June 18, 2014 at 23:40 at night ...
M 5.2 - Asia Japan [Iwate-ken] Ofunato [Published RSOE EDIS - Earthquake Report > M 2.5 - Jun 08 2014]
Preliminary Earthquake Report: Date/Time: 08.06.2014 07:24:32 UTC Magnitude: M 5.2 Mercalli Scale: 5 Depth: 88.7 km Coordinate: 39° 11.040, 141° 41.094 Additional data: Local time in the epicenter: Saturday, June 07, 2014 at 16:24 in the ...
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