Miyagi Prefecture is located in the Tohoku regions. The area is 2812 sq mi. The population is 2.3million. The capital is Sendai.
On March 11, 2011, a 9.0 magnitude earthquake and a subsequent major tsunami hit Miyagi Prefecture, causing major damage to the area.
The tsunami was estimated to be approximately 10 meters high in Miyagi Prefecture.
The Matsushima is one of Nihon Sankei (Japan’s three most scenic views), glorious bay studded with some 260 pine-covered small islands.