BBC News Sets Online Coverage of Japan Earthquake


By David Cohen Comment

BBC News launched several online components for its coverage of Friday morning’s massive earthquake in Japan and the resulting tsunami in the Pacific Ocean.

Its coverage includes a live events page, featuring a video stream of the latest news; a wave map to help predict the height of waves throughout the region; a video page offering clips of the earthquake’s impact across Japan; and up-to-date analysis and updates on a reports page.