Quake Witness: A Roar Like a Freight Train

Nathan Crooks, a journalist for Business News Americas, told CBS News he was asleep in Santiago when the quake hit, 부산출장샵 violently shaking his house. “We’re used to earthquakes in Chile, and we get lots of tremors. You could tell that this one was different from the sound of it. It was really violent! I …

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But it also stopped short of a full-scale evacuation

(At left, a computer graphic shows the possible path of tsunami waves from an earthquake in Chile as Dr. Charles McCreery speaks on the phone at the Pacific Tsunami Warning Center Saturday in Ewa Beach, Hawaii.) From Alaska to Peru, 인천출장샵 Japan to Papua New Guinea, governments scrambled to emergency meetings and put out warnings …

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Small Tsunami Hits Japan; Big Threat Looms

The first tsunami from the Chile quake hit Japan’s outlying islands on Sunday, 서울출장샵 but the initial waves were small, though officials warned a bigger surge of water could reach the country’s main islands. Japan’s Meteorological Agency said the first tsunami to reach Japan after the magnitude 8.8 quake off Chile was recorded in the …

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