A new powerful earthquake in Japan on Sunday is obviously gone off lightly. First media reports, nobody was injured. There had been no damage.
According to the Japanese Meteorological Agency had the earthquake off the east coast of the main island of Honshu, one measuring 7.3. First, the force was given as 7.1. The epicenter was located at a depth of ten kilometers.
As a precaution, a tsunami warning was issued, which was repealed later.The Japanese news agency Kyodo reported a four-inch tsunami along the coast of Iwate prefecture in northern Honshu.
In March, a mega-earthquake and subsequent tsunami, a great destruction in Japan had caused. As stated in the NHK TV station said that there were, according to the power plant operator Tepco no new problems at derelict nuclear power plant in Fukushima, which had been damaged severely in March.
The region was also on the 11th 9.0 magnitude earthquake March affected. In the disaster more than 15 500 people were killed and nearly 5400 are still missing.