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-- -- hand it certainly is what the country does not need right now nearly a month to the day and that major earthquake and tsunami.
We have yet another one take a look at this video we have another earthquake that is.
In the middle of -- you see the lights of the city and Tokyo.
And and they -- go out this earthquake has been reported to have -- in this city and this region for more than a minute it's.
Is struck just before midnight around 11:30 PM local time.
And as you can see it was quite a shaker seven point four is the initial reading.
And as Martha and bill just pointed out another tsunami warning remember though this time the warning is coming.
In the dead of night David Chris -- joins us by phone from Tokyo he's a correspondent with global radio news a friend of the show as we've talked over the last several weeks David.
-- they say again the shaking lasted a minute what was it like.
It was definitely different to a lot of the opposite -- -- had in recent say there's been dropping -- of the number handles the severity.
It sort of really -- where I am currently lives comment.
I'm on the ground flow which means that I generally don't feel that much rocking when -- -- it and his club lost that the fairly long time.
I quickly grabbed -- that I could have made my way.
Through that door just Spears' precaution because it just went on the -- while.
So that was about a half an hour ago where there are other people rushing out into the street.
-- dead that I saw no people here are generally pretty chilled out even win the 81 you know much eleventh.
People would it was very chilled out.
Particularly what happened at that aren't quite a -- with a few other people we will crowded around the PP.
See what the report word they said that this tsunami warning that in the jockey -- could be.
To about -- -- -- -- could possibly be more emotional about the nominee.
I should have already it -- -- It's really difficult to know what's going on in that area because going to be it.
Aren't very became -- a critical annual anybody's.
I've been arid areas where you know that there -- so devastated I would definitely be -- I'm reading online that some people have been able to place on line -- -- happened to them from that area there's things that.
How is doubt he'd be simple and -- nothing like.
It's definitely had an impact they have good has issued an announcement saying that everything is fine the way -- the plant.
That it's created all these problems at the last few weeks has nothing to build a cup being bad because this latest quite.
Tell us a little bit about their region where we're hearing this tsunami warning is issued David is that around the same area know that he felt the brunt of this not -- the last time.
-- -- I mean it's completely devastated -- the -- basically very little electricity obsolete or gas.
You know street supplies still scared if this is the area where people are sitting in thought they had to basically clear out -- Which was caused by the huge tsunami.
Old houses and what about -- being completely destroyed of those of us still standing have.
Thirty centimeters of -- all the way through a city at street beat out people think -- -- I really don't know what people out there -- that would.
Well being told because it is quite a few relief is the emergency beacons would still be operational or would've been -- -- -- the that a truck burst.
Would give the people -- had some warning or at least it would build entrapment donated a you know a big hero -- like 200 kilometers away from this.
-- -- -- -- -- -- People probably would have made their way to high -- straightaway.
And David if -- Don't have power at the place where -- speaking from now you probably haven't seen the footage that we've been running but.
There's a skyline shot I believe of Tokyo and in the distance you can see this bright white light.
I've seen this kind of thing in hurricanes before where the power lines start to sway and a and a couple of the major power lines.
Touch together and -- can you get that you know enormous really explosion of of parking power lines.
It's not long after that that the the shot of the city goes dark I'm guessing.
That that's what they've had is some kind of up.
Power outage as a result of you know power problems at some of the big some stations and so forth.
Yeah well I encourage you know we still have talent it's fun but I am reading online that people are losing talent.
It's most likely because of what used veritable because of other problems related -- is.
I I guess when it comes to -- -- beings nobody really knows where it.
What to do where -- I can now.
Equally just watching the TV.
Quality be showing images.
-- area is shaking quite a lot.
You know that they really -- not much right.
-- It is to break -- Sunday will certainly I'd be -- contact with you as we continue to watch is developing news at a Tokyo to.
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