Urgent messages are at this moment in Japan. According to ITAR-TASS, in the east of the country recorded new tremors of magnitude 6.0. They are felt in the capital Tokyo, TV channel "Russia-24".
Meanwhile, on Tuesday, in Japan there are three equally strong earthquake. The epicenter of one of them was in the eastern part of the Japanese prefecture Sidzukoka some 120 kilometers from the capital, Tokyo. The Japan Meteorological Agency said that the epicenter was located in the eastern part of the prefecture at a depth of about 10 kilometers in 22 hours 31 minutes local time (16:31 GMT). According to the European Mediterranean Seismological Centre (EMSC), about 19 hours 30 minutes Moscow time on the east coast of Honshu, also at a depth of 10 kilometers there was another earthquake of magnitude 6 points, the agency "Interfax" referring to the Japanese broadcaster NHK. Another earthquake magnitude 6.0 occurred at 18:49 local time (12:49 Moscow time).
Its epicenter was located 167 kilometers southeast of the city of Sendai on the coast of the island of Honshu. Tectonic strike observed at a depth of 15.3 kilometers.
What happened in Japan March 11, 2011 magnitude 9.0 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, a disappointing forecast number of victims of the disaster in Japan may exceed 10,000 people.