Along the eastern coast of the Japanese island of Honshu at 00:15 on Moscow earthquake with magnitude of 5.8. According to the U.S. Geological Survey, the epicenter of the quake was in the Pacific Ocean, 239 km south-east of the city of Sendai and 270 kilometers east of the city of Fukushima. Hearth lies at a depth 29.9 miles under the ocean floor. Data on the impact of the earthquake have been reported yet, the ITAR-TASS news agency.
According to preliminary government estimates, the damage from Japan's natural disaster could exceed 25 trillion yen (308 billion dollars, according to ITAR-TASS. Early as 11 trillion yen (133 billion dollars) can be estimated the damage from the accident at the nuclear power plant "Fukushima-1" which resulted in the leakage of radioactive substances