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Quake havoc

, December 26, 2016

People walk along a road severely damaged by a 7.6 magnitude earthquake in Tarahuin, on the island of Chiloe, a town 1,250 km south of Santiago, Chile on December 25. Chilean authorities issued a tsunami warning and ordered the evacuation of coastal areas in five regions of the country following the earthquake whose epicenter was 67 km northwest of Melinka, in the region of Aysén , 2,053 km south of Santiago. According to local emergency personnel, there are material damages, but no casualties.  EPA/Alvaro Vidal
 




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