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In the Central part of Japan was rocked by a strong earthquake

В центральную часть Японии сотрясло сильное землетрясениеSeismologists warn of a possible occurrence of landslides.

An earthquake of magnitude 5.7 occurred on Sunday morning in the Central part of Japan.

According to the Main meteorological Agency in the country, the tremors were recorded at 07.02 local time (01.02 Kiev). The earthquake at the shallow depth underground in the Prefecture of Nagano.

The quakes above five on the Japanese scale was felt in 29 prefectures, including the prefectures of Ishikawa, Fukui Prefecture, Toyama Prefecture, Kyoto, Osaka, Hyogo Prefecture, Shizuoka Prefecture and others. In Tokyo, the power of tremors was about one point.

Messages on victims and destructions from the earthquake have been reported yet. The threat of a tsunami there.

Between the Yokohama and Shizuoka Prefecture in Central Japan was temporarily stopped the movement of high-speed trains as the result of a power outage after the earthquake.

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