Magnitude 8.8 earthquake that struck Chile on 27th February 2010.
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Chile Earthquake Pictures: The Afternath
Photograph gallery provided by the National Geographic days after one of the biggest earthquakes ever recorded.
The Sunday Times: The Science Behind the Chile Earthquake
Article explaining how a catastrophic earthquake which hit Chile was caused by the Pacific Ocean floor gradually sliding under the continent of South America.
CBC News: Chile quake death toll rises
News, map, photographs and comment. (February 27, 2010)
CNN: More than 2 million affected by earthquake, Chile's president says
Account of the catastrophe. Includes news, videos and comments. (February 27, 2010)
Massive earthquake strikes Chile
The BBC reports that a massive quake hits central Chile, causing widespread destruction and triggering Pacific tsunami warnings. (February 27, 2010)
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