Japan Meteorological Agency

Japan Meteorological Agency

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. The Japan Meteorological Agency or JMA, is the Japanese government's weather service. Charged with gathering and reporting weather data and forecasts in Japan, it is a semi-autonomous part of the Ministry of Land, Infrastructure and Transport. It is also responsible for observation and warning of earthquakes, tsunamis, and volcanic eruptions. Headquartered in Chiyoda, Tokyo, the agency has six regional administrative offices. Four Marine Observatories, five auxiliary facilities, four Aviation Weather Service Centers and 47 Local Meteorological Observatories are also used to gather data, supplemented by weather satellites and research centers.show more

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  • Paperback | 128 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 8mm | 200g
  • Miss Press
  • United States
  • English
  • 6136587467
  • 9786136587462