Want some perspective on what it was really like with the 9.0 Earthquake in Japan, luckily our overseas correspondent found a treasure trove. Thanks Audrey for this awesome find.
Japan Quake Map
Click on the date and select Friday 11/03/11.
Click Play if it doesn't start automatically.
You'll see the clock run in Japan time.
Keep watching the map--the M9.0 will be just before 1500, and you'll see all the little aftershocks.
Click on other dates to see what's been going on since.