Japan Earthquake and Tsunami Wave Heights,...

Japan Earthquake and Tsunami Wave Heights,…

September 30, 2012

On March 11, 2011 at 2:45 local time, a 9.0 magnitude earthquake occurred 81 miles (130 km) off the east coast of Sendai, Japan, triggering a massive tsunami. It is estimated that the initial tsunami wave took 10 to 30 minutes to make its first landfall. Forecasted wave heights were up to 33 ft (10 […]

Space, junk, and living on the edge

Space, junk, and living on the edge

July 30, 2012

A couple more data visualisations for those who like them. This time from TD Architects. The first documents satellites in space and which countrires own how many, and the amount of space junk we’ve left trailing about out there. Source