maps of the disaster area

 

basic map showing affected area

from nikkei shimbun website

from yomiuri shinbun–showing where the tsunami had a record-breaking height of over 40 meters.

nagoya u overall mapthis is the overall key map of the disaster area from nagoya univeristy. you can get detailed maps as well. http://danso.env.nagoya-u.ac.jp/20110311/map/index_e.html


interactive map from the new york times, showing disaster area, casualties, buildings damaged. http://www.nytimes.com/packages/flash/newsgraphics/2011/0311-japan-earthquake-map/index.html

japan quake map: you can see the earthquakes and after shocks that have occurred since 3.11 over time. http://www.japanquakemap.com/


from japan echo

from JICA, map showing the percentage of casualties/population by municipality


radiation map from NHK’s byond 3.11 website: http://www.nhk.or.jp/japan311/311-nuclear.html

 

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