Typhoon Talas caused damage in Japan

Powerful typhoon "Talas", which on Saturday struck the island of Shikoku and the southern part of the island of Honshu, caused major damage to the economy of several regions of Japan, the population is the victim. As reported by the authorities, catastrophe, has claimed the lives of at least 15 people, another 43 residents were missing and more than 100 — were injured.

In all modes of transport have significant disruptions. The most significant damage of the 12th in a row this season typhoon caused the prefectures of Nara, Wakayama, Mie and Hyogo. In one area of the region of

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On Japan typhoon struck, there are victims

At Primorye coming typhoon "Talas". As expected, the Russian territory he approached within a day. Now a tropical storm rages over Japan. Under attack were seven southern prefectures. Heavy rains caused landslides and flooding. Without electricity — more than 60 million homes. Traffic was paralyzed — partially closed highways. Flooded runways at airports. Canceled more than 300 flights. There are victims. One person was killed and three others were missing and 30 were injured.

Heavy rains caused landslides and flooding.

 

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Because of the powerful typhoon in Japan canceled 300 flights

Because of the strong wind on the coast of the southern part of Japan, which has a powerful typhoon "Mahon", canceled about 300 flights, five people were injured.

In addition, lightning in Ibaraki prefecture also injured two workers — members of repair work on the road damaged by the earthquake in March. Rain, according to meteorologists, also caused by the typhoon. In some localities of the southern prefecture to evacuate the population.

Sixth and most powerful typhoon of the season, the wind speed at the center of which is up to 40 meters per second, is located

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6.3 magnitude earthquake occurred in Japan

6.3 magnitude earthquake occurred off the northeast coast of Japan in the Pacific, reported mmo country.

The earthquake lies at a depth of ten kilometers. Tremors were felt in northern and north-eastern Japan in nine prefectures, including Hokkaido.

Management cautions that a possible wave of the sea, but no tsunami threat. Information on casualties or damage were reported.

North-west of Japan and a half years ago, suffered otzemletryaseniya magnitude 9.0 and a devastating tsunami. Then killed and missing about 19 thousand people

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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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Japan and Korea threatens typhoon

According to the Joint Center for observation typhoons from tropical storm off the east coast of Asia, has developed a new entity, called Sunbeam. This typhoon is already danger category, first degree equivalent to a hurricane and now makes the people of South Korea and Japan to carry out preventive measures.

At the moment the spiral Sunbeam takes shape in a southern district of the Philippine Sea, and therefore the most northern and eastern edge of the Philippine Islands are suffering hardship because of heavy rain and wind. Typhoon is 1 341 km south of Kadena Air Base in

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Footage of explosion at nuclear power plants in Japan

In a nuclear power plant "Fukushima-1" affected by the devastating earthquake in Japan on Friday, there was a massive explosion.

What are the effects of Typhoon Muyfa in Japan?

News Asia, Japan.Nearly thirty people were injured by a powerful typhoon "Muyfa" swept Japan.

Without the light were more than fifty thousand homes. Okinawa Airport closed, while this keeps the elements, two days will be paralyzed maritime traffic. Local residents are asked not to take to the streets.There were warnings about the possibility of a tsunami.

Wave height in the disaster area of up to ten meters. Wind gusts reached one hundred and twelve miles an hour. The hurricane is moving slowly to the west.

"Muyfa" ninth and projected local meteorologist strongest typhoon of the season.

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Typhoon Sunbeam strike on Okinawa

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September 16. Large and powerful typhoon "Sunbeam" passed through Okinawa — the largest island of the Japanese archipelago, the Ryukyus. According to the Japan Meteorological Agency, at this time the center of the typhoon was located about 60 km west-southwest of Naha — the main city of the prefecture and shifted to the north at a speed of 25 km / h

Pressure was assumed to be 925 hPa, the maximum wind speed was 45 m / s (162 km / h). In Naha dropped 95 mm of precipitation, Miyazaki — 134 mm. According to

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Japanese authorities have imposed a ban on the export of radiation-contaminated mushrooms

The Japanese government announced the closure of the supply of edible mushrooms from Fukushima prefecture. As local authorities Prefecture, radioactive cesium in mushrooms grown in Fukushima is contained in doses several times prevyschayuschih norm. Cesium is found in large quantities in industrial waste incinerated for disposal. Moreover, such results are obtained not only for the Fukushima, but also for neighboring prefectures — Chiba and Iwate. Rate of exposure to 8 thousand becquerels, reports a source in the Ministry of Environment of Japan, have been exceeded by 1.4 times for Chiba and up to 18 times to Fukushima. Also in

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