Extensive damage in Japan after massive earthquake and tsunami

Wrecked buildings and washed-up boat far from water after the 2011 earthquake and tsunami in Japan in 2011.

Detailed Description

Extensive damage to buildings and roads, and large boats washed far ashore, provide valuable information to tsunami researchers. Here, in Natori, Japan, south of Sendai, the height of damage indicates that the water flow from the tsunami wave was about 10 meters (33 feet).

Details

Image Dimensions: 1280 x 960

Location Taken: JP