Magnitude 9.0 Earthquake And Tsunami Devastate Northern Japan

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A masked man walks past partly empty shelves as a supermarket runs... News Photo2011 Tohoku Earthquake And Tsunami,Accidents and Disasters,Adult,Akita Prefecture,Buying,City,Crisis,Earthquake,Following,Fukushima Prefecture,Horizontal,Japan,Mask - Disguise,Men,Mineral,Natural Disaster,Supermarket,Sweeping,Terrified,Tsunami,Walking,WaterPhotographer Collection: AFP 2011 AFPA masked man (L) walks past partly empty shelves as a supermarket runs out supplies of mineral water in the northwestern city of Akita on March 15, 2011 as panic buying sweeps the country following the March 11 earthquake and tsunami in eastern Japan as well as a nuclear crisis in Fukushima prefecture. Japan's nuclear crisis escalated on March 15 as two more blasts and a fire rocked the quake-stricken atomic power plant, sending radiation up to dangerous levels. AFP PHOTO / ROSLAN RAHMAN (Photo credit should read ROSLAN RAHMAN/AFP/Getty Images)