New earthquake in Fukushima


13/01/2012

In one district of Fukushima Prefecture re earthquake measuring 5.7 points. According to data gathered from the U.S. Geological Survey, the epicenter of the quake was in the sea near the east coast of Honshu island, about 192 kilometers from Tokyo, the capital of Yaponii.V view of the fact that the epicenter of the earthquake was at a depth of no more than 9 kilometers, the tremors were felt in several prefectures in Japan, especially in Fukushima, where the nuclear power plant, which suffered serious damage in the past year as a result of katastrofy.Poka casualties or destruction of any information has been received, a warning of a possible tsunami was not announced. According to the operator of nuclear power plants - a major energy company Tokyo Electric Power, this time the earthquake did not cause disruptions in the system elektrostantsii.V March of 2011, known in Japan had a strong earthquake of magnitude 9.0 points, leaving the coast of the country hit by a devastating tsunami. The number of casualties from the strike of the elements was approximately 20,000 people. In addition, the natural disasters have caused the accident at the nuclear power plant "Fukushima-1", where several strong explosions happened, and soon the rapid leakage of radiation. The initial phase of elimination of a terrible accident (stabilization of the whole system designed to cool the reactors) was successfully completed last summer.


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