Experts have recorded an earthquake of magnitude 4.2 in the area of the Japanese capital, data on casualties or damage were reported, no tsunami threat. As reported by the national meteorological office, the epicenter of the disaster was near the Izu Peninsula, its center lies below the bottom of the Pacific Ocean at a depth of about 10 km.
The strongest quake was recorded in the resort towns of Ito and Atami. Fluctuations smaller force felt in the neighboring prefectures of Tokyo, Kanagawa, Saitama, in most Japanese capital and several other prefectures in the southern part of the island Read more [...]
2 August. To the South of Japan are approaching typhoons «Damrey» and «Saola». Airlines of the country on Wednesday, August 1, abolished two hundred forty-seven flights in the southern prefectures.
From the southern prefectures — Kagoshima and Okinawa — already there are reports that rages strong wind with heavy rains.
Forecasters predict that the Typhoon «Saola» in the next few hours can reach Okinawa, and «Damrey» pass North-West and can strike the part of the prefectures in Kyushu.
It should be noted that the Typhoon Read more [...]
Specialists have recorded an earthquake of magnitude 4.2 in the Japanese capital, data on casualties or damage were reported, no tsunami threat. As reported by the national meteorological office, the epicenter was close to the elements of Izu Peninsula, its focus lies beneath the bottom of the Pacific Ocean at a depth of about 10 km.The strongest quake was recorded in the resort towns of Ito and Atami. Fluctuations smaller force felt in Tokyo's neighboring prefectures of Kanagawa, Saitama, in most Japanese capital and several other prefectures in the southern part of the island of Honshu.Source: Read more [...]
July 5, 2013. On the eve of the Western parts of Japan was hit by torrential rains. Bad weather was the cause of power outages in the prefectures of Hiroshima and Yamaguchi, including in the capital cities of these regions.
According to the state news Agency Nippon Hoso Kyokai, were left without electricity 1420 families. According to the local power company Chugoku Electric Power Co., heavy rains, accompanied by thunderstorms, partly damaged power facilities in these prefectures. To troubleshoot had been deployed crews.
Meteorologists warn that the rains can cause derailment landslides and floods. Read more [...]
In Japan on Wednesday, there have been five earthquakes, four off the northeast coast of the country, and one in Tokyo. Was declared a tsunami threatA total of five earthquakes occurred on Wednesday in different parts of Japan. The authorities have announced the possibility of a tsunami in the central and north-eastern prefectures of Honshu, but the shores sunk only small waves up to 10 centimeters. Earthquake felt and residents of the Russian Far East.
Four of earthquakes at intervals of 8 to 43 minutes occurred in the north-east coast of the country. Their magnitudes ranged from 6.9 to Read more [...]