Tsunami Water Level Data

April 25, 2011 by  
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Tsunami water level data collected by Japanese teams as of 21 April: Data includes both inundation depths (aka tsunami flow depth) shown as red circles and run-up heights (the elevation of the land at maximum inundation) shown as blue triangles. The data is not corrected for tides.


March 22, 2011 REPORTING FROM SENDAI: FRAGILE CIVILIZATION

Dr. Kit Miyamoto, the CEO of Miyamoto International, a global earthquake and structural engineering firm, reports on his experiences in Sendai.


March 18, 2011 REPORTING FROM SENDAI: FIRE AND WATER

Dr. Kit Miyamoto, S.E., Ph.D. reports from Sendai.


March 16, 2011 REPORTING FROM SENDAI: ANATOMY OF FAILURE

Dr. Kit Miyamoto, S.E., Ph.D. reports from Sendai.


March 14, 2011 REPORTING FROM TOKYO: DAY 3 AFTER THE EARTHQUAKE

Dr. Kit Miyamoto, S.E., Ph.D reports from Tokyo Day 3 after the Earthquake.


March 11, 2011 REPORTING FROM TOKYO

Dr. Kit Miyamoto S.E., Ph.D. reports from Tokyo after Magnitude 8.9 Earthquake and Tsunami devastate Sendai, a State of Emergency is Declared in Japan


Japan Photos: After the Earthquake/Tsunami

Photos taken by Dr. Kit Miyamoto, S.E., Ph.D. of Miyamoto International, who was in Tokyo at the time of the earthquake. He traveled to various towns and villages affected by the tsunami.


Field Investigation Report of the 2011 Tohoku Earthquake and Tsunami

Dr. Kit Miyamoto, S.E., Ph.D. reports from various disaster affected towns/districts after the 2011 Tohoku Earthquake and Tsunami.


Amateur video records tsunami through a town

March 28, 2011 by  
Filed under Images and Videos, Tsunami

Watch this youtube video, recorded by a Japanese citizen standing on steps as the water rises.  The video shows the water slowly covering the streets, bringing along debris, moving cars, and with an increasing force eventually moving buildings. http://www.youtube.com/watch_popup?v=c3rqPPJPwLg  


Photo gallery by Shunichi Koshimura

March 22, 2011 by  
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Photo gallery by Shunichi Koshimura, Associate Professor, Disaster Control Research Center, Graduate School of Engineering, Tohoku University, Sendai, Japan https://picasaweb.google.com/shunichi.koshimura Set 1: 122 photos taken on March 20, 2011, in the Kesennuma-MinamiSanriku area Set 2: 211 photos...


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