Rus News Journal

Coast of Japan had an earthquake

on May, 14th to the east from Japanese island Honshu there was an earthquake in magnitude 6,2 points under the Richter scale.

Seismologists inform that event epicentre in 08. 35 local time (03. 35 Moscow time) earthquakes was in 57 kilometres to the West from a city of Iwaki, the centre lay down on depth of 37,6 kilometres.
Threats of a tsunami are not present, on victims and destructions is not informed, informs RIA News .

we Will remind, on March, 11th in the afternoon in Japan there was a powerful earthquake in magnitude 9,0. Its epicentre was in 382 kilometres severo - to the east of Tokyo.

Earthquake has called a strong tsunami, in some areas the height of a tidal wave has exceeded 10 metres. The huge wave has covered fields and roads, destroyed apartment houses and buildings, washed off in the sea of the car of a train. In many cities a burnout has begun. There were some more powerful tremors in magnitude from above 6,0 later. Hundred thousand inhabitants of Japan have lost the houses, there are no products and potable water.