New Images Inside Unit 4

TEPCO released some new images inside unit 4. A METI official was on site, his tour was the purpose of the images. These images show some not before seen views inside unit 4. Click on an image for a larger view. Please leave any watermarks in place if you reuse images.

Unit 4 reactor well April 2012

Unit 4 spent fuel pool and reactor well. Debris cover over. Inside of the damaged end of the building is visible with concrete slabs hanging down.

Unit 4, under the spent fuel pool, inspecting concrete support work.

Enhanced and enlarged image of unit 4 to make inside of the end wall more visible. Early in the disaster people had concerns that a large object inside the reactor could have pushed out the top of the end wall. This view shows no visible large projectile indicating the blast itself could have caused the pushed out section of the wall.

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