Mar 13, 2011
From the satellite photo, we can see the devastation caused by the earthquake and tsunami.
Sendai airport before the earthquake and tsunami. Sendai Airport is located between the city of Natori and the city of Iwanuma, Miyagi Prefecture.
Sendai airport after the earthquake. According to the reports, tsunami waves reached to the Sendai airport in Natori, Miyagi Prefecture, runway and parking vehicles have been flooded.
Sendai is the largest city in the northeast of Honshu, which is the capital of Miyagi Prefecture and is also the economic and cultural center. Area of 237 square kilometers, population 689,000 (1986). The low-lying terrain is in southeastern, western and northern are hills.
Arahama in Sendai
Fujitsuka in Sendai
Yuriage in Natori
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