Thursday, March 10, 2011

8.9 Earthquake and Tsunami Hit Japan

Just learning of this on the BBC World Service while driving home. Here are some initial pictures:

http://framework.latimes.com/2011/03/11/earthquake-and-tsunami-hits-japan/#/0

Video of some of the earthquake:



They said that the entire Pacific basin was on alert right now, from Russia to Taiwan to Hawaii, and various places have tsunami alerts for what will hit within the hour (which is by 4:00am where I am) in some places.