From the earthquake in Hokkaido were injured 87 people, 20 missing

© AFP 2018 / PHILIPPE LOPEZСкорая help. Japan. Archival photoFrom the earthquake in Hokkaido were injured 87 people, 20 missing© AFP 2018 / PHILIPPE LOPEZ

According to police and fire protection, in an earthquake of magnitude 6.7 that occurred on the Northern Japanese island of Hokkaido, injured 87 people, missing 20 people.

In the village of Atsumi landslide occurred, to establish the whereabouts of 20 people is not possible. One person in Tomakomai is in critical condition.

On the island was a large-scale shutdown of electricity. No light left almost 3 million homes.

On Wednesday night in Hokkaido, earthquake with a magnitude of 6.7. The epicenter was in the district of Ibur. The focus lies at a depth of 37 kilometers.

From the earthquake in Hokkaido were injured 87 people, 20 missing© Infographical worst natural disasters of the XXI century

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