2017 Tsunami billboard in Tokyo

11 images Created 10 Mar 2017

A large billboard was displayed on the side of the Sony Building in Ginza, Tokyo to mark the sixth anniversary of the March 11th 2011 Earthquake and Tsunami in Tohoku. The billboard has one line marked in red at the height of 16.7 metres. this was the highest tsunami reading in Ofunato in Miyagi. The billboard was put up by Yahoo Japan and was taken down on March 12th. The incredible height of the tsunami that followed the quake in 2011 is powerfully brought home by seeing it above the shopping streets of Ginza.
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