03/11/2011 02:20 am ET Updated Dec 06, 2017

Japan Tsunami Video Shows Devastation After Massive 8.9 Earthquake

Japan has been pounded by a massive tsunami after being struck by one of the largest earthquakes in recorded history, which was listed by the USGS as magnitude 8.9.

The powerful tsunami swept away cars near the coast and news networks have been broadcasting footage of waves sweeping through farmland normally many miles from the coast.

More video will be added as it becomes available