Of action - emergency at the time of ballistic missile fall possess; ...
We will tell citizens of the prefecture about action that you should take when ballistic missile may drop.
About action at the time of ballistic missile fall
● For children about action at the time of ballistic missile fall (PDF: 722.8 kilobytes)
● To have understand the need of refuge action more deeply; leaflet (PDF: 804.9 kilobytes)
Communication at the time of ballistic missile discharge
Ballistic missile hits the ground from discharge extremely in a short time.
When missile may fall to Japan, we utilize J alert and spread message with special siren sound in emergency broadcast system and will tell about emergency information by emergency breaking news emails.
With J alert
When ballistic missile fired by North Korea comes flying in Japan, as for the ballistic missile, it is expected extremely in a short time by Japan that it comes flying.
The government transmits urgent information to Japan using warning system (J alert) ballistic missile anytime in seconds of the whole country 24 hours when it may come flying.
Emergency broadcast systems of the municipalities start automatically when we use J alert, and warning spreads, and urgent breaking news email area email is delivered to cell-phone by outdoor speakers.
Contents of communication by J alert
When J alert is utilized, message is broadcasted with following sirens sound in emergency broadcast system.
Message is broadcasted only in Japanese.
Nation protection siren sound (external link)
※The above is siren sound informing nation protection information, and siren sound informing tsunamis is different from this.
※We reproduce this siren sound or record and forbid to sound abusively.
In addition, urgent breaking news email area email to introduce discharge information of missile into cell-phone is delivered, and ringtone sounds.
In addition, and English, Chinese are Korean (kantai) and, at android terminal catching service of NTT DOCOMO Inc., can receive information of J alert.
Action that you should take right after message flowed
[when in the outdoors]
○Please evacuate to in building (if you can do it firm buildings such as concrete building) nearby or basement (facilities such as underground shopping center or station building under the ground under the ground).
○You hide whether you hide yourself in shade from the ground, and please protect the head near when there is not suitable building.
○Example (video document when is in the outdoors) of action to want to take at the time of ballistic missile fall (external link)
○Example (video document when there is not building near) of action to want to take at the time of ballistic missile fall (external link)
[when in indoor]
○You are separated from window as much as possible, and please move to cave if possible.
○Example (video document when is in indoor) of action to want to take at the time of ballistic missile fall (external link)
According to instructions from administration, please act calmly.
Principle (video) of summary and criticism action of J alert
More detailed information
Furthermore, please refer to the following related links for detailed information.
○Nation protection portal site (external link)
○Nation protection portal site (English version) (external link)
※In "the nation protection portal site (English version) mentioned above," it is English, Chinese, Korea about "communication when ballistic missile was fired and action that you should take"
Word, Spanish, Portuguese and Vietnamese version is published.
About action at the time of document 1 ballistic missile fall (external link)
Q&A (external link) about action at the time of document 2 ballistic missile fall
About communication with national second warning system (J alert) when ballistic missile fired by document 3 North Korea may come flying in Japan (external link)
Q&A (external link) about transmission of ballistic missile information by document 4 J alert