Nankai fault can create a powerful tsunami: experts warned of the danger

US, WASHINGTON (ORDO NEWS) — According to the conclusions of Japanese experts, over the next 30 years, people living along the Nankai fault increase the chances of a tragic end due to the tsunami.

The chances of the occurrence of the elements are even greater than getting into an accident.

Hazard information appeared on Friday when the government’s seismic research committee issued its verdict on the general situation.

This, it is worth noting, is the first disappointing forecast that warns people about a possible earthquake of 8-9 points.

The probability of a mega-earthquake over the next 30 years is 70-80%.

Activity will cause the formation of a powerful tsunami off the coast of central and western Japan. 71 settlements may be affected by high waves.

An element of this magnitude will be able to wash away even buildings, so people and authorities need to think in advance of a plan of salvation.


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