A storm front has moved in over Japan from the west. As I write, the rain is pelting the windows and the wind is similar to that of a typhoon (although where we are in our area in central Japan, wind is usually very strong anyway).

I don’t know how the people in Kumamoto are able to put up with this. Three nights sleeping outside because it is either not safe or too scary to sleep indoors, and now this storm.

Yahoo has a regularly-updated page in English on how things are developing in Kumamoto: http://news.yahoo.co.jp/story/150.

Last night, there was a message on my phone that the app has chosen not to send out warnings for quakes around 3.0, but would if there were 4.0 or greater. My guess is that there have been so many aftershocks – even at 5.0 – that people’s phones were going off all the time in western Japan.

There have been hundreds of aftershocks. How would anyone be able to get any sleep?

From Yahoo:

Free Wi-Fi Information

Five Zero JAPAN(00000JAPAN)

Three major mobile phone providers have activated emergency public Wi-Fi spot in Kumamoto Prefecture.
Wi-Fi access point is named “00000JAPAN” and is available free of charge regardless of your phone carrier.

According to CNN, so far, 41 people have died and over 968 injured, with more than 91,700 evacuated. Cultural sites have been damaged or destroyed. http://edition.cnn.com/2016/04/16/asia/japan-earthquake/index.html.

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Change.org petition (in Japanese) calling on the immediate closure of Sendai Nuclear Plant, following the Kyushu earthquakes. Sign and share!

「熊本地震」が「中部九州大震災」へと拡大し、さらに拡大する危険性さえ危惧される中で、川内原発の運転をやめないのは狂気の沙汰です。即刻、止めてください。

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Rain is forecast for Kyushu. Risk of landslides. 973 households have to evacuate by 3:30 pm.

This, from a Facebook friend:

Listening now to NHK live web streaming (English: http://www3.nhk.or.jp/nhkworld/en/live/ and Japanese: http://www3.nhk.or.jp). The earthquakes in Kyushu are both in Kumamoto and Oita Prefectures. Experts are worried about a chain of earthquakes, which has never happened in the world. Heavy rain expected to start tonight. Risk of continuing earthquakes. Risk of more landslides. Watching the images, the damage is much larger and wide-spread than I realized. I can see how scared and nervous people in the effected areas are. Why the government does not feel any need to suspend operations of the Sendai Nuclear Power Plant is a mystery to me. Sending love and light and millions of angels.

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For friends and family around the world who have been following the earthquakes in Kyushu, just to let you know, we are fine here in Nagoya. I didn’t know about it until Friday morning.

We are about where the right-most “3” is on the map below (of this morning’s aftershock):

The rough part for those down in Kyushu is that the first quake destabilized buildings, and the aftershocks are collapsing them.

M saw a rather unusual news item earlier today, though:

「熊本地震は南海トラフ地震の前兆かもしれない」専門家が警告

http://zasshi.news.yahoo.co.jp/article?a=20160416-00048455-gendaibiz-soci

A quick, brief, translation goes something like this…

The earthquake that occurred is in very “bad position” because this was considered the epicenter in the prefecture (Kyushu). The Tagawa fault runs from the base of Mount Aso and the fault at Aso is related from Wakayama to Nagano, Shizuoka, Aichi, and Shikoku Prefectures, at the top of the concentration zone of the giant fault leading to Kyushu. If we take this into account, at the worst, Nagano and Shizuoka, Shikoku, Kyushu, may have a similar inland earthquakes, and this is likely to happen in quick succession.

For years they have been predicting a major quake along the Nankai and/or Tonankai trough, and this is exactly where this article is pointing to. (See my earlier discussion on the Nankai Quake at:

https://uhohjapan2.wordpress.com/2012/08/31/day-538-and-with-a-nankai/)

Here’s another jpg of the Nankai Tonankai trough:

http://iwj.co.jp/wj/open/archives/296858/ws000001-119

 

Here in Aichi prefecture today, folks are going about their business as usual.

I got my bicycle fixed and bought more batteries and emergency food to take to work on Monday.

Just in case.

[*If* something really does happen here and I sill have electricity and Internet, I will write updates when I can. First, check Facebook ;-)]

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1,864 days since 3.11

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“Reality in Fukushima”: Actual conditions within crippled reactors remain unknown — Japan likely unable to cope if there’s another similar accident -Asahi

http://enenews.com/reality-in-fukushima-actual-conditions-within-crippled-reactors-remain-unknown-japan-likely-unable-to-cope-if-theres-another-similar-accident-asahi

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Asahi: Highest cesium levels in a year detected in Fukushima — 1,780,000 Bq/kg on downtown rooftop

 

http://enenews.com/asahi-highest-cesium-levels-in-a-year-detected-in-fukushima-1780000-bqkg-on-downtown-rooftop

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Fukushima voters tell politicians to get real

http://www.japantimes.co.jp/news/2013/07/04/national/fukushima-voters-tell-politicians-to-get-real/#.UdcmxxZrhzV

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(This is Dai-ni, not Dai-ichi!)

Rat causes equipment breakdown at Fukushima No. 2 nuclear plant

http://enenews.com/rat-equipment-breakdown-fukushima-2-nuclear-plant

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On Fukushima Beach

 

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Watch and Understand Fukushima is Still Going On…

http://videos.huffingtonpost.com/spread-of-the-chernobyl-radiation-516895066
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Exposure data wrong for 16,000 in Fukushima

http://www.japantimes.co.jp/news/2013/06/26/national/radiation-exposure-data-inaccurate-for-16000-fukushima-residents/#.UdcmxxZrhzX

 

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Fukushima nuclear disaster is far from over

JUNE 5, 2013

[The IPPNW Board of Directors has issued the following statement about the ongoing public health crisis resulting from the March 2011 nuclear reactor disaster in Fukushima. The statement makes reference to a report from Anand Grover, UN Special Rapporteur on the right to health, an advance, unedited copy of which has been made available by the Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights.]

 Statement by IPPNW Board of Directors on the ongoing nuclear disaster in Japan and the report of the UN Special Rapporteur on the right to health to the UN Human Rights Council

30 May 2013, Villingen-Schwenningen, Germany

http://peaceandhealthblog.com/2013/06/05/fukushima-disaster/

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Stunning Story from a Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Plant Worker: Interview by Comedienne Oshidori Mako

fukushima · reactors · 21-30june2013

http://www.save-children-from-radiation.org/2013/06/23/stunning-story-from-a-fukushima-daiichi-nuclear-power-plant-worker-interview-by-comedienne-oshidori-mako/#permalink

 

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GEMPATSU ZERO

LDP alone in fighting nuclear power exit

http://www.japantimes.co.jp/news/2013/07/01/national/ldp-alone-in-fighting-nuclear-power-exit/#.UdcmxxZrhzX

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Cease promoting nuclear power

http://www.japantimes.co.jp/opinion/2013/06/11/editorials/cease-promoting-nuclear-power/#.UdcmxxZrhzX

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Up to hundredfold rise in radioactive strontium off eastern Japan after Fukushima accident

http://www.uab.es/servlet/Satellite/latest-news/news-detail/up-to-hundredfold-rise-in-radioactive-strontium-off-eastern-japan-after-fukushima-accident-1096476786473.html?noticiaid=1345657018376

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Radioactive material “soars” in ocean near Fukushima plant — Tepco: Contaminated groundwater leaking into Pacific?

http://enenews.com/radioactive-material-soars-in-ocean-near-fukushima-plant-tepco-contaminated-groundwater-leaking-into-pacific

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Japan made secret promise with U.S. to restart pluthermal nuclear program

http://mainichi.jp/english/english/newsselect/news/20130625p2a00m0na006000c.html

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MOX (mixed plutonium uranium) Fuel Shipment Arrives in Japan with No End-Use Determined

http://www.greenaction-japan.org/modules/wordpress0/index.php?p=107

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102 days after the 2nd year anniversary of 3.11, 817 days later….

Former Fukushima worker, “β dose of the new leaking desalination system is up to 1~2 Sv/h.”

http://fukushima-diary.com/2013/06/former-fukushima-worker-β-dose-of-the-new-leaking-desalination-system-is-up-to-12-svh/

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Fukushima I Nuke Plant RO Leak Caused by Over-Tightening the Flow Meter Cap

 http://ex-skf.blogspot.jp/2013/06/fukushima-i-nuke-plant-ro-leak-caused.html

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“Sr-90 and Cs-137 from my sister’s breast milk, hospital says we worry too much”

A teenage women in the temporary housing of Fukushima said, “Sr-90 and Cs-137 were detected from the breast milk of my sister. They call us fearmonger, even hospital tells us we worry too much. We shouldn’t have trusted the government and media to say “It’s all safe”after 311.”

http://fukushima-diary.com/2013/06/expresssr-90-and-cs-137-from-my-sisters-breast-milk-hospital-says-we-worry-too-much/

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Radioactive Japan: “Eat and Support” Fukushima Rice, Without Knowing and Without Choice

From rice to be grown and harvested in 2013, the national government is buying up 250,000 tonnes for the government’s rice reserve; of that, 40,000 tonnes, or 16%, may come from Fukushima Prefecture. The Fukushima prefectural government is encouraging farmers to participate in the government bidding if they fear “baseless rumors” driving down the price for their rice in the open market.

Once it is purchased by the national government, Fukushima rice becomes just “rice”.

The reserve rice will be released to the market a few years later as the need arises (shortage of rice, request from food companies) and as part of the regular inventory control. The consumers won’t be able to tell it is rice from Fukushima, or the products (rice crackers, miso, shochu, etc.) is made with rice from Fukushima.

This year, farmers in some of the areas that weren’t planted because of the nuclear accident (i.e. former evacuation zones) are happily growing rice with full intention of selling to consumers as long as it is judged “safe” (i.e. testing below the national government’s safety standard of 100 Bq/kg of radioactive cesium).

Full report at:

http://ex-skf.blogspot.jp/2013/06/radioactive-japan-eat-and-support.html

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NYTimes: New concerns Fukushima storage tanks are leaking contamination into Pacific Ocean

http://enenews.com/nytimes-new-concerns-fukushima-storage-tanks-leaking-contamination-pacific-ocean

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Japanese Diplomat: We are facing global catastrophe over next 40-100 years because of Fukushima nuclear disaster

http://enenews.com/japanese-diplomat-we-are-facing-global-catastrophe-over-next-40-100-years-because-of-fukushima-nuclear-disaster-video

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Expert: UN’s Fukushima study “absolutely ridiculous” — “Absolutely unacceptable” to claim no observable increase in cancer rates is expected — “Dose estimates don’t reflect the real dose of radiation”

http://enenews.com/expert-uns-fukushima-study-absolutely-ridiculous-absolutely-unacceptable-to-claim-no-observable-increase-in-cancer-rates-is-expected-dose-estimates-dont-reflect-the-real-dose-of-r

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Japan finds highly toxic strontium in Fukushima groundwater

http://www.timeslive.co.za/scitech/2013/06/19/japan-finds-highly-toxic-strontium-in-fukushima-groundwater

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Fairewinds: Thyroid data means much more radiation must have come out of Fukushima reactors than anyone reported — Medical professionals are talking about how many cancers have started showing up

http://enenews.com/fairewinds-thyroid-data-means-radiation-fukushima-reactors-anyone-reported-medical-professionals-talking-about-many-cancers-started-showing-audio

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Japan’s Latest Nuclear Crisis: Getting Rid of the Radioactive Debris

http://www.theatlantic.com/international/archive/2012/06/japans-latest-nuclear-crisis-getting-rid-of-the-radioactive-debris/257963/

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The Asia-Pacific Journal, Vol 11, Issue 24, No. 5, June 17, 2013. 281_Anti Nuke: The Japanese street artist taking on Tokyo, TEPCO and the nation’s right-wing extremists

http://www.japanfocus.org/-Jon-Mitchell/3959

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TEPCO seeks dismissal of damages suit filed in U.S.

http://mainichi.jp/english/english/newsselect/news/20130623p2g00m0dm007000c.html

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Former Fukushima worker “It’s not nobody died from Fukushima, it’s nobody was arrested for Fukushima”

http://fukushima-diary.com/2013/06/former-fukushima-worker-its-not-nobody-died-from-fukushima-its-nobody-was-arrested-for-fukushima/

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500,000,000 Bq/m3 of Tritium and 1,000,000 Bq/m3 of Sr-90 detected from groundwater east side of reactor2

http://fukushima-diary.com/2013/06/500000000-bqm3-of-tritium-and-1000000-bqm3-of-sr-90-detected-from-groundwater-east-side-of-reactor2/

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19,000 Bq/Kg from the drain of balcony in Setagaya Tokyo, May 2013

On 6/6/2013, Fukushima Diary reported “18,756 Bq/kg of Cs-134/137 measured from the mud in street gutter in Setagaya Tokyo [URL]”

From the detailed report of CRMS (Citizen’s Radioactivity Measuring Station), it was not a street gutter, but the drain of a balcony.

It was a second floor veranda of a private house in Setagaya Tokyo. There is no roof over it.

The area had not been throughly cleaned since 311. The sample was 1cm ~ 2cm of the upper layer of the mud.

The radiation level was 0.089 μSv/h at 1m from the floor, but it was 0.332 μSv/h at 1cm from the mud.

It has been over 2 years since 311. Radioactive material is still accumulated even in Tokyo.

 http://fukushima-diary.com/2013/06/19000-bqkg-from-the-drain-of-balcony-in-setagaya-tokyo-may-2013/

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Almost 60% of public opposes Japan’s export of nuclear tech: survey

 

http://www.japantimes.co.jp/news/2013/06/16/national/almost-60-of-public-opposes-japans-export-of-nuclear-tech-survey/#.UcYDTpVrhzX

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“Chilling Phenomena”: Fungus emitting radiation 70 times higher than nearby asphalt — “A boy sitting on that patch to watch a baseball game could do real damage to his gonads”

http://enenews.com/chilling-phenomena-fungus-emitting-radiation-70-times-higher-than-nearby-asphalt-a-boy-sitting-on-that-patch-could-do-real-damage-to-his-gonads

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Frightened to return: A Fukushima father’s story

Rates of thyroid problems in children near the nuclear plant are high

http://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/asia/frightened-to-return-a-fukushima-fathers-story-8640818.html

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Average tumor size of Fukushima children in 2012 bigger than 2011 by 28%

http://fukushima-diary.com/2013/06/average-tumor-size-of-fukushima-children-in-2012-bigger-than-2011-by-28/

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Fukushima thyroid cancer cases rise to 12 confirmed, 15 suspected

http://japandailypress.com/fukushima-thyroid-cancer-cases-rise-to-12-confirmed-15-suspected-0530049

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12 children already had surgery in Fukushima, all were Papillary thyroid cancer

http://fukushima-diary.com/2013/06/12-children-already-had-surgery-in-fukushima-all-were-papillary-thyroid-cancer/

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UN: “Fukushima nuclear disaster poses no IMMEDIATE health risks” — Unknown if increase in thyroid cancer is due to radioactivity

http://enenews.com/un-fukushima-nuclear-disaster-poses-no-immediate-health-risks-unknown-if-increase-in-thyroid-cancer-is-due-to-radioactivity

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Medical expert, “Thyroid cancer rate in Fukushima is obviously too high, related to the distance from the plant”

http://fukushima-diary.com/2013/06/medical-expert-thyroid-cancer-rate-in-fukushima-is-obviously-too-high-related-to-the-distance-from-fukushima-nuclear-plant/

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In terms of cost and safety, nuclear power can’t hold a candle to renewable energy sources

http://www.baltimoresun.com/news/opinion/readersrespond/bs-ed-renewable-energy-20130604,0,7069878.story#ixzz2WNO5IPd6

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60,000 protest Japan’s plan to restart nuclear power plants

http://banoosh.com/blog/2013/06/03/60000-protest-japans-plan-to-restart-nuclear-power-plants/

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Tepco doesn’t plan to build sacrophagus in Fukushima nuclear plant

http://fukushima-diary.com/2013/06/tepco-doesnt-plan-to-build-sacrophagus-in-fukushima-nuclear-plant/

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Gov’t eyes suing TEPCO over unpaid decontamination costs

http://mainichi.jp/english/english/newsselect/news/20130602p2g00m0dm002000c.html

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Reuters: Rising radioactive spills at Fukushima plant — “More contamination, less hope”

http://enenews.com/reuters-rising-radioactive-spills-at-fukushima-plant-more-contamination-less-hope

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102.5 Bq/Kg of Cs-134/137 from Sayama green tea leaves for sale

http://fukushima-diary.com/2013/06/102-5-bqkg-of-cs-134137-from-sayama-green-tea-leaves-for-sale/

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12 Fukushima children diagnosed to have thyroid cancer, 15 more suspected to have cancer, “300% up since February”

http://fukushima-diary.com/2013/06/12-fukushima-children-diagnosed-to-have-thyroid-cancer-15-more-suspected-to-have-cancer-300-up-since-february/

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Former Fukushima worker “Tepco is very forward with restart of Fukushima Daini nuclear plant, now it’s up to the gov”

http://fukushima-diary.com/2013/06/former-fukushima-worker-tepco-is-very-forward-with-restart-of-fukushima-daini-nuclear-plant-now-its-up-to-the-gov/

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Radioactive density in seawater spiked 20 times much after opening the silt fence for only 40 mins

http://fukushima-diary.com/2013/06/radioactive-density-in-seawater-spiked-20-times-much-after-opening-the-silt-fence-for-only-40-mins/

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Kyushu Electric spends 10 billion yen a year to maintain idle nuclear reactors

http://mainichi.jp/english/english/newsselect/news/20130611p2a00m0na007000c.html

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Director of Pro-Nuclear Power Film: No one ever will get sick or die from Fukushima’s radioactive contamination

http://enenews.com/director-nuclear-power-propaganda-film-one-will-sick-die-fukushimas-radioactive-contamination

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It might be a good idea to stay inside for a few days if you’re in the greater Tokyo area… I have not checked these facts and cannot substantiate their veracity, but post this message here FYI. It comes from a citizens’ e-mail network. The gist is that the wind is blowing from FD1 and is winding its way toward Tokyo, so the radiation levels have been slightly higher (see first link below):

…関東地方だけではなく広くこの週末は外出を控えられた方
がいいのかも、とも思っています。
年が明けて以降、どういう訳か福島から排出される放射能の数量がジワジワと上がって来ています。
東京都が公式発表している調査結果でも、今年の2、3月の降下量は、原発事故から3ヶ月目の2011年6月、7月の値を超えるほどにまで上がってきており、不思議に思っていました。
http://monitoring.tokyo-eiken.go.jp/mon_fallout_data_1month.html

この間、一度、事故直後のように夜中にTEPCOが記者会見をした事があったのですが、内容は汚染水漏れに関するものだったので、放射線量の増加とは直接結びつくものではなく、何故夜中に?という点も含め二重に不思議に思ったのを記憶しています。

幸い、4月分の降下量は再び下がっています。
5月分の値が気になりますが、まだデータは更新されていません。
5月中には福島の文科省発表データで一時普段の10倍に数量が上がったときがありました。ほとんど報道されていませんでしたし、後から「計器の故障のため」とされましたが、これもよく分かりません。
東京都の5月分の降下量が再び上がっていれば、計器の故障では無かった、何かがあった、ということなのかも知れません。

そんな中、この週末は福島からの風が東京方面に吹き、関西にまで達すると予報されています。
http://kaleido11.blog111.fc2.com/blog-entry-2129.html

また、茨城県東海村の素粒子実験施設の放射性物質漏れ事故で漏れた放射能も、この風向きでは東京方面に流れます。
「建屋内の汚染の程度は1平方センチ当たり約30ベクレル」とのことでした。漏出分については、原子力機構が「おおむね南西方向に1000億ベクレルの放射性物質が放出された」と発表しています。
南西方向は東京です。ある試算によれば(比較的落ち着いて期の)福島原発から1日に漏れ出ていた放射性物質総量の、約500日分くらいの値が一気に漏れたのだそうです。

半減期が短めのものが多かった様ですから、もう問題ないのかもしれませんが、気になります。
いろいろ気の滅入る情報で申し訳ないですが、関東にお住まいの方はどうぞ十分に気をつけられて下さい。

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Video: Over 60 Bq/kg of radioactive cesium in dried plums OUTSIDE Fukushima Prefecture

http://enenews.com/video-over-60-bqkg-of-radioactive-cesium-in-dried-plum-outside-fukushima-prefecture

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Cement-like grout to be injected into Fukushima reactor?

http://enenews.com/cement-like-grout-to-be-injected-into-fukushima-reactor-photo

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ABC: Ground to be frozen around Fukushima reactors? “An unprecedented challenge in the world” (VIDEO)

http://enenews.com/abc-ground-to-be-frozen-around-fukushima-reactors-an-unprecedented-challenge-in-the-world

Japan Times: The panel’s draft report said the government and Tepco hope to create the frozen-soil walls between April and September 2015. […] A rough estimate suggests that groundwater seepage into the basements would be reduced from 400 tons [every day] to 100 tons once the frozen-soil walls are built.

(I guess frozen soil doesn’t crack with aftershocks or melt in the Japanese summer. Amazing.)

More on this from EX-SKF:

Fukushima I Nuke Plant: Freeze Soil to Block Groundwater

http://ex-skf.blogspot.jp/2013/05/fukushima-i-nuke-plant-freeze-soil-to.html

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At Least 4 Nuke Plants Will Apply for Restart Under the New Safety Regulations to Be Implemented in July

 http://ex-skf.blogspot.jp/2013/05/at-least-4-nuke-plants-will-apply-for.html

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Radioactive Leak at J-PARC: Staff Let 100 Billion Becquerels Escape Through Ventilation Fans

http://ex-skf.blogspot.jp/2013/05/radioactive-leak-at-j-parc-staff-let.html

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Accident in Japan releases ‘exotic soup’ of radioactive material — Not a ‘minor’ leak? — At least 30 people exposed — Gov’t studying potential impact

http://enenews.com/accident-in-japan-releases-exotic-soup-of-radioactive-material-not-a-minor-leak-govt-studying-potential-impact

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AP: #Fukushima I Nuke Plant “Struggles to Keep Staff”, and “Happy” Has Cumulative Radiation Exposure of Over 300 Millisieverts

http://ex-skf.blogspot.jp/2013/05/ap-fukushima-i-nuke-plant-struggles-to.html

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AP: Radiation levels outside Fukushima “exceeded the annual limit for nuclear workers” — Residents now demanding help

http://enenews.com/ap-radiation-levels-fukushima-exceeded-annual-limit-nuclear-workers-residents-demanding

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TV Interview with Fukushima Resident: Coughing blood, stinging sensation on skin after explosions — “Very peculiar smell” (VIDEO)

http://enenews.com/tv-interview-with-fukushima-resident-coughing-blood-stinging-sensation-on-skin-after-explosions-very-peculiar-smell-video

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Tepco: M6 quake caused leak at Fukushima Daiichi — Water coming from pipe of Units 5, 6

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Tepco doesn’t know where ground water flows into, “try to dump water gauge in”

http://fukushima-diary.com/2013/05/tepco-doesnt-know-where-ground-water-flows-into-try-to-dump-water-gauge-in/

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Fukushima worker “Tepco may ask IAEA or WHO for help to discharge contaminated water to the sea

http://fukushima-diary.com/2013/05/fukushima-worker-tepco-may-ask-iaea-or-who-for-help-to-discharge-contaminated-water-to-the-sea/

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Special Rapporteur of Human Rights Council UN “Urine and blood test for internal exposure should be conducted”

http://fukushima-diary.com/2013/05/special-rapporteur-of-human-rights-council-un-urine-and-blood-test-for-internal-exposure-should-be-conducted/

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Fukushima worker “Tepco needs to fill PCV with water to remove molten fuel but it’s leaking from somewhere unknown”

http://fukushima-diary.com/2013/05/fukushima-worker-tepco-needs-to-fill-pcv-with-water-to-remove-molten-fuel-but-its-leaking-from-somewhere-unknown/

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70% of Fukushima municipal govs not to conduct internal exposure test for under 4 y.o, “Children are too small”

http://fukushima-diary.com/2013/05/70-of-fukushima-municipal-govs-not-to-conduct-internal-exposure-test-for-under-4-y-o-children-are-too-small/

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All the students evacuated but one student, yet school held a sports meeting in 62km area for unity of local community

http://fukushima-diary.com/2013/05/all-the-students-evacuated-but-one-studentyet-school-held-a-sports-meeting-in-62km-area-for-unity-of-local-community/

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“Highschool students picnic in 0.93 μSv/h in Kohriyama city”

http://fukushima-diary.com/2013/05/express-highschool-students-picnic-in-0-93-μsvh-in-kohriyama-city/

 

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Tokyo citizen “0.42μSv/h in Itabashi ward Tokyo 5/24/2013″

http://fukushima-diary.com/2013/05/tokyo-citizen-0-42μsvh-in-itabashi-ward-tokyo-5242013/

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Last no-go zone designation lifted in Fukushima Prefecture

http://mainichi.jp/english/english/newsselect/news/20130528p2g00m0dm038000c.html

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Yamamoto Taro to come forward as a candidate for House of Councillors election in July

http://fukushima-diary.com/2013/05/yamamoto-taro-to-come-forward-as-a-candidate-for-house-of-councillors-election-in-july/

 

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