New strong earthquake of magnitude 6 occurred tonight in Japan. According to the Geophysical Service of the U.S., the epicenter of the earthquake was located 167 km south-east of the city of Sendai on the coast of the island of Honshu. Tectonic strike observed at a depth of 15.3 km at 18:49 local time (12:49 Moscow time). Evidence of the effect has not been reported, according to ITAR-TASS.
What happened in Japan March 11, 2011 8.9 magnitude earthquake considered the strongest ever recorded. All the days that followed the region continues to shake the tremors less power. The official list of the dead is now listed as 3079 people. However, the dire predictions, the number of victims of the natural disaster in Japan could exceed 10,000 people.