Previously Unseen Footage of Japan Tsunami Released

Posted on April 28, 2011

The Japanese Coast Guard has released new footage of the March 11 tsunami which was triggered by a massive 9.0-magnitude earthquae. The collection of three separate videos shows tsunami waters engulfing Sendai, Kamaishi and Kesennuma. The Sendai airport footage shows planes and cars being swept away by the tsunami. Homes are seen being swept out to sea in the video of the destruction of Kesennuma, a fishing village. Take a look: