6.4-magnitude earthquake occurred in Japan

6.4-magnitude earthquake occurred in JapanA powerful earthquake of magnitude 6.4 occurred on Saturday near the north-western part of the coast of the Japanese island of Honshu, according to the U.S. Geological Survey website.
Tremors occurred at 13.24 local time (08.24 MSK). The epicenter of the earthquake was located 114 kilometers south-east of Morioka in Iwate Prefecture and 417 kilometers from Tokyo. Hearth lies at a depth 35.7 kilometers.
No casualties, destruction and the threat of a tsunami is not reported.
In March, in the north-east of Japan 9.0 magnitude earthquake and tsunami height of more than ten meters. As a result of the disaster has killed more than 15,000 people. After the disaster at the nuclear power plant "Fukushima-1" was recorded a series of accidents caused by the failure of the cooling system. Ha station found several radiation leaks, forcing authorities to evacuate residents of the 20-kilometer zone, and a ban on the presence of people in it, and send recommendations to evacuate residents of several areas within a radius of 30 kilometers or more from the plant.

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