Satellite images of Japan quake
Flooded Soma region

Satellite images of Japan quake

AEST 00:00, Wed Mar 16 2011
9 images in this story
Aerial and satellite images of Japan after the powerful earthquake that struck on Friday afternoon.


As the rescue, rehabilitation and rebuilding efforts kick start, the country is under severe threat of a nuclear disaster.


The official toll of the dead and missing following the devastating earthquake and tsunami that flattened Japan's northeast coast has topped 10,000, with 3373 confirmed dead, police said.


All images Getty
Flooded Soma region
Prev photo
Next photo
Flooded Soma region
1 of 9