Friday, March 11, 2011

200-300 Bodies Recovered near Sendai, Japan

The now bent tip of Tokyo Tower (source)
Police in Miyagi Prefecture have reported to the press that between 200 and 300 bodies of people who appeared to have drowned have been recovered near Sendai.

Several hundred people (NHK is saying 500) are now reported as missing.

I am also now getting estimates for the height of the Sendai tsunami: between 7.5 and 10 meters in height (24 to 33 feet)

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