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Earthquake Update from Niigata City

At 10:22 pm on Tue., June 18th there was an earthquake with the epicenter off of the coast of Yamagata Prefecture. In Niigata City, the earthquake registered as a 4 on the Japanese seismic intensity scale. Final inspections are still in progress, but as of now, none of our tourist facilities are reporting any damage and therefore are open as usual. However, portions of public transit have been affected so please refer to the sites below for the most updated information before you head out.

Niigata Visitors & Convention Bureau

6-894-1 Nishibori Maedori Chuo-ku, Niigata-City
951-8062 Japan
Phone +81-25-223-8181
Fax +81-25-223-9100

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