The number of injured in the earthquake in Japan reaches 103

The number of victims of the earthquake in Japan has risen to 103. Such data is reported by the agency Kyodo.

Earlier, the media reported at least 50 victims.

Data on the injured people come from the prefectures of Ibaraki, Miyagi, Saitama, Chiba, Tochigi and Fukushima. The largest number of victims is in Fukushima Prefecture. 52 people were injured there.

Earthquake with a magnitude of 7.3 occurred in northeastern Japan near Fukushima prefecture in the Pacific Ocean on February 13 at 23:08 local time (17:08 Moscow time). The outbreak lay at a depth of 55 kilometers, according to RIA Novosti.

At nuclear power plants in the region, no emergency situations or radiation leaks were detected. As a result of the disaster, almost 1 million households were left without electricity in the Kanto area (where Tokyo is located), except for the capital itself, as well as in the Tohoku area.

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