March 11, 2011


Here are some more photos and clips from Japan.
A massive tsunami sweeps in to engulf a residential area after a powerful earthquake in Natori, Miyagi Prefecture

Giant fireballs rise from a burning oil refinery in Ichihara, Chiba Prefecture

A building is in flames near Sendai airport, Miyagi prefecture

Vehicles are crushed by a collapsed wall at a car park in Mito city in Ibaraki prefecture

A tsunami triggered by a powerful earthquake makes its way to sweep part of Sendai airport in northern Japan

A massive 8.9 magnitude quake hit northeast Japan, causing many injuries, fires and a ten-meter (33-ft) tsunami along parts of the country's coastline.

Tsunami swirls near a port in Oarai, Ibaraki Prefecture

Japan's Prime Minister Naoto Kan (center) reacts he feels an earthquake as he attends a committee meeting in the upper house of parliament

An aerial shot shows vehicles ready for shipping being carried by a tsunami tidal wave at Hitachinaka city in Ibaraki prefecture

Rescue workers hurry to building following reports of injuries in Tokyo's financial district after an earthquake hit off the coast of northern Japan. There were several strong aftershocks and a warning of a 10-metre tsunami following the quake, which also caused buildings to shake violently in the capital Tokyo.

Houses, cars and other debris are washed away by tsunami tidal waves in Kesennuma in Miyagi Prefecture

Stranded commuters wrap themselves in blankets bracing for chilly evening at a park in Yokohama, near Tokyo

Evacuees wait in an evacuation area following an earthquake in Tokyo, Japan

Residents check the damage done on a road and house in Sukagawa city, 
Fukushima prefecture

A man sits wrapped in a blanket after he was evacuated from a building in Tokyo's financial district, after an earthquake off

Students hold candles as they pray for Japan's earthquake victims inside their school in the western Indian city of Ahmedabadm a building in 
Tokyo's financial district, after an earthquake off


  1. Absolutely horrible images of this devastation. I hope Japan will be able to recover from this, whether it months or years.

  2. Oh yeah! Thanks! The U.S. is helping my country a lot. I really appreciate that. We will recover and be stronger and more peaceful!