Today an earthquake measuring 8.9 on the richter scale hit the North Eastern coast of Japan. The earthquake which happened just off the coast, triggered a huge tsunami causing large scale devestation across the country. The tsunami is now thought to be sweeping across the Pacific basin with severe warnings released in many countries worldwide. These videos provisde some of the most horrific images we have ever seen. Our thoughts go out to everyone affected.
These videos are both provided by BBC news