Two sets of images from the Landsat 7 satellite captured before and after effects of the tsunami that followed the 9.0 earthquake off of Japan's east coast.
A new before-and-after image pair from NASA's Terra spacecraft shows a region northeast of Sendai, Japan, affected by the March 11, 2011, tsunami.
The March 11, magnitude 9.0 earthquake in Japan may have shortened the length of each Earth day and shifted its axis.
Flooding from the destructive tsunami triggered by the March 11, 2011 quake off Japan's northeastern coast is visible in before/after images from NASA's Terra spacecraft.
A new image based on NASA radar data from 2000 shows the mostly low-lying topography of Sendai, Japan, devastated by the March 11, 2011, 8.9-magnitue earthquake and tsunami.