Interactive Archive Of Japan Earthquake On Google Earth

This unique multimedia archive of the Japan earthquake uses Google Earth and many other features to let people visually explore the disaster. It includes interviews with those who survived the triple disaster and a variety of other data collected. 360 panoramas of damage, video and a time stamp feature allow people to explore things in context. The project also has sub sets that look at thyroid cancer incidence, media coverage and even traffic issues. The archive is a project of the University of Tokyo with various collaborations and sponsors.

Launch the Google Earth archive
Read more on their website.

This article would not be possible without the extensive efforts of the SimplyInfo research team
Join the conversation at

© 2011-2023, All Rights Reserved Content cited, quoted etc. from other sources is under the respective rights of that content owner. If you are viewing this page on any website other than (or it may be plagiarized, please let us know. If you wish to reproduce any of our content in full or in more than a phrase or quote, please contact us first to obtain permission.



Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

%d bloggers like this: