Image Source: BBC.
History has horrifically been made today in Japan, with an 8.9 Richter level earthquake. Above, an image of the tsunami that has devasted the coast of the country. There is a tsunami warning for the whole Pacific basin, starting with the Philippines in the next few hours. Footage of the tsunami flooding the Japanese coast, including a giant whirlpool, is below the jump.
Image Source: NHK via AP via Youtube.