Off the coast of Japan in the ocean formed a huge failure

Karst holes

30.03.11.Posle devastating earthquake off the coast of Japan on the ocean giant sinkhole formed over hundreds of kilometers. According to American geologists, this condition may lead to new powerful aftershocks in Tokyo. The disaster was accompanied by changes in the structure of the tectonic plates. Then one of them moved about nine meters, which led to a huge dip in the Japanese coast. The researchers found that its length is 380 km, width — 190 kilometers.

 

Geologists from the U.S. indicated that as a result of increased pressure on the adjacent segments of the tectonic

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Magnitude 6.2 earthquake occurred off the east coast of Japan

Magnitude 6.2 earthquake occurred off the east coast of Japan near the island of Honshu, reports, referring to the seismological laboratory in Hong Kong Xinhua news agency.

According to AFP, the earthquake lies at a depth of about 10 kilometers.

Information on possible casualties or damage, as well as the danger of a tsunami has not yet been reported.

Source: ria.ru.

Typhoon drives multimeter waves on Japan

On Tuesday, the height of the waves on the Pacific coast of Japan reaches 10-12 meters. So may be the result of a strong country approaching typhoon, named "Mahon". Sixth this season typhoon approaching the archipelago at 30 kilometers per hour. Especially heavy rain is expected tomorrow on the island of Shikoku, in the eastern part of the island of Kyushu and southern Honshu. The authorities alerted the public about the dangers of waves and floods, and 900 residents of the village Miyakonodze (Miyazaki Prefecture) is required to prepare for a possible evacuation due to landslide threat. Heavy rain

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Off the coast of Japan's 5.6 magnitude earthquake

Off the coast of Japan's 5.6 magnitude earthquake. Underground of aftershocks were recorded in 6 km from g.Ivaki Fukushima Prefecture to the west of the island of Honshu. The earthquake was located at a depth of 24.5 km. Reported by the U.S. Geological Survey.

Shortly after that in the east of Honshu, a less powerful earthquake of magnitude 5.0. Earthquakes have been recorded in 73 km from g.Matsue Shimane Prefecture.

No casualties or damage as a result of earthquakes until the information has been received, a tsunami warning has not been declared.

Japan is in a seismically

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A powerful typhoon is approaching the coast of Japan

Strongest typhoon "Guchol" close to the coast of Japan at a speed of 45 kilometers per hour, according to mmo country.

Now typhoon passes near the south-eastern coast of Japan, and in the evening it will reach the main island of Honshu. The pressure at the center of the typhoon is 960 hPa.

Meteorologists warn that the approach of the typhoon will be accompanied by heavy rains — the rainfall up to 80 millimeters per hour.

How The typhoon season is late summer — early autumn. In June last typhoon hit Japan eight years ago, it was accompanied by squally

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6.1 magnitude earthquake occurred off the coast of Japan

Earthquake of magnitude 6.1 occurred on Sunday off the coast of the Japanese island of Honshu, the website of the U.S. Geological Survey.

Quake was recorded at 21.03 local time (15.03 MSK). The epicenter was located 90 kilometers south-east of Morioka, at 458 kilometers north-east of Tokyo. The earthquake lies at a depth of 53.1 kilometers.

March eleventh at the north-eastern coast of Japan earthquake with magnitude 9.0. The number of victims of disaster, according to the latest data, 8000 133 people. Currently listed as missing in action for more than 12 thousand people. Around 360,000 were evacuated from the

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Earthquake in Japan: Japanese meteorologists do not exclude the aftershocks during the week

National Meteorological Agency of Japan does not exclude the possibility of aftershocks with magnitude up to 6.0 in the week after a powerful earthquake on Friday in northeastern Japan, Kyodo news agency reported.

Earthquake of magnitude 7.3 occurred off the east coast of Japan in 17.18 local time (12.18 MSK), after which it was declared a threat of a tsunami. The earthquake lies at a depth of 10 kilometers. Powerful tremors also felt in Tokyo metropolitan area of the country, as well as in 17 other prefectures. No casualties yet reported, injured nine people.

In addition, as the agency,

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Renewed seismic activity off the coast of Japan

5.0 magnitude earthquake in the region, Hokkaido, Japan. In recent days, the seismic activity off the coast of Japan increases. While victims and destructions.

6.1 magnitude earthquake occurred off the coast of Japan

6.1 magnitude earthquake occurred off the coast of the Japanese island of Honshu. It is reported by the U.S. Geological Survey website. According to seismologists, the quake was recorded at 21:03 local time (15:03 MSK). The epicenter of the earthquake was located 90 km south-east of Morioka, in 458 km to the north-east of Tokyo. The earthquake lies at a depth of 53.1 kilometers. Recall, March 11, at the north-eastern coast of Japan earthquake with magnitude 9.0. The number of victims of disaster, according to recent data, more than eight thousand people. Currently listed as missing in

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Off the coast of Japans 5.9 magnitude earthquake

Off the coast of Japan's 5.9 magnitude earthquake, according to the U.S. Geological Survey.

Earthquakes have been recorded in 97 km from the Fukushima prefecture g.Ivaki. The earthquake was located at a depth of 23.2 km.

No casualties or damage were reported information, a tsunami warning has not been declared.

Japan is in a seismically active area, and earthquakes occur there regularly. March 11, 2011 in Japan there was a strong earthquake of magnitude 9.0. Following this, on the coast of the country hit by the tsunami. This caused an accident at a nuclear power plant (NPP), "Fukushima-1", which

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