Tomioka Station

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Station building in March 2009
Approximately the same place as above (see the road markings) after the tsunami disaster, March 2012

Tomioka Station (富岡駅 Tomioka-eki?) is a JR East railway station located in Tomioka, Fukushima Prefecture, Japan. After the 2011 earthquake, the town of Tomioka was evacuated and the station was closed.


Surrounding area[edit]

Tomioka is within the evacuation zone surrounding the Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Plant. Since August 2012 it has been possible to enter the area, but remaining in the area overnight is prohibited.


Adjacent stations[edit]

Coordinates: 37°20′01″N 141°01′21″E / 37.3337°N 141.0224°E / 37.3337; 141.0224