Tokyo Tower is lit up with a message "GANBARO NIPPON"
April 15, 2011, Tokyo, Japan - Tokyo Tower is lit up with a message "GANBARO NIPPON", or "Let's hang in there together, Japan!" on its viewing platform in Minato Ward, Tokyo on Friday, April 15, 2011. The project was created to cheer up the victims suffer from the March 11 earthquake and tsunami. There are 8,400 LED lights that are charged through a solar power system. Tokyo Tower has been fully lit up since the day after the earthquake in order to save electricity. (Photo by YUTAKA/AFLO)..However, rising from the darkness, the tower now has a message to Tohoku for their rebirth and reconstruction. (Photo by YUTAKA/AFLO)  -ty-