Earthquake of magnitude 4.7 occurred in the north-western Japan

Earthquake of magnitude 4.7 occurred in the north-western Japan

According to RIA Novosti, an earthquake of magnitude 4.7 with shallow focus occurred on Thursday in northwestern Japan, Reuters reported.

Information on casualties or damage were reported. The threat of a tsunami is also absent, the agency said. According to the operating company TEPCO, nuclear power plants located in the region, "the Kashiwazaki-Kariwa nuclear power plant" is in normal mode.

After the devastating earthquake and tsunami on March 11 in Japan in the north-east plant "Fukushima-1" was recorded a series of accidents caused by the failure of the cooling system. As a result of incidents at the plant revealed several leaks of radiation.

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