Fukushima has shaken: in Japan, a powerful earthquake
An earthquake measuring 7, 3 occurred in Japan on 22 November. The epicenter occurred in Fukushima Prefecture, affected by the disaster in 2011.
This time the tremors were felt across most of the state.
Later, the company Tepco, operator of the nuclear power plant "Fukushima-1", reported that no new nuclear destruction and radiation background is normal.
The epicenter was at a depth of about 10 kilometers, 67 kilometers north-east of the city of Iwaki, Fukushima Prefecture center.
The authorities have warned of the danger of tsunamis and coastal residents were asked to move to safer places. Due to the emergency evacuation of casualties and serious damage was avoided.
After two hours after the earthquake, the tsunami wave reached the coast of Japan. Its height was 1, 4 meters, told Japanese broadcaster NHK.