4.3 earthquake in Japan’s Fukushima



4.07.11.V Japanese prefecture of Fukushima, in whose territory the nuclear power plant emergency, an earthquake of magnitude 4.3. No injuries or damage, the situation at the plant intact.

The epicenter of the earthquake was located at the coastal area of Fukushima Prefecture in Nakadori, his focus lies at a depth of about 20 kilometers of the earth's surface. The most powerful tremors have been recorded in the prefectures of Fukushima and Miyagi, which, like the neighboring region of Iwate, the most severely affected by the March disaster, as well as in the prefectures of Ibaraki, Tochigi, Yamagata, Gunma and Saitama.

Since the beginning of the current day on the Pacific coast of Honshu, it is the seventh earthquake measuring more than 4 points, according to ITAR-TASS.

Meanwhile, the number of victims of the March disaster reached 15,527 people listed as missing 7102 people. Due to the disaster in the temporary shelters are still about 112 thousand people. The damage caused by the accident at the "Fukushima-1", which resulted in significant releases of radiation have reached 133 billion dollars.

Source: Lead

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