Pacific Coastal & Marine Science Center
All site locations, Japan
Pre-tsunami Japan: 2010
Ryori, Iwate Prefecture
Ryori Bay was impacted by the 1896 Meiji-Sanriku Tsunami that reached a runup of 38 m as the tsunami inundated a mountain pass (see photo, below, of the sign posted at this mountain pass). Aerial photos courtesy of Geospatial Information Authority of Japan (GSI).