03/11/2011 02:41 pm ET Updated May 25, 2011

Japan Earthquake And Tsunami 2011 (VIDEOS)

A deadly 8.9 earthquake struck Japan, one of the largest earthquakes in the history of Japan.

A massive 23-foot tsunami also hit the coast killing hundreds, leveling homes, and sweeping away cars and boats. 200 to 300 bodies were found in the northeastern coastal city of Sendai, according to the AP.

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Much of the quake's widespread destruction was captured on film. Some of the most dramatic videos are below.