Sunday, March 13, 2011
Minami Sanriku, Miyagi Prefecture
Minami Sanriku, Miyagi, had an estimated population of 17,393 on Jan. 1, 2011. Nearly the entire town was inundated on Friday, March 11. Media report today that search teams have discovered 1,000 bodies in the town. Furthermore, the present location of 10,000 residents is unknown.