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Tsunami Warning Lifted In Chile After Earthquake Leaves Six Dead

The death toll from the earthquake of magnitude that struck northern Chile increased to six, official sources said, while the authorities lifted the tsunami warning being held in six locations of the affected area. According to the Minister of the Interior, Rodrigo Peñailillo, the sixth victim was a woman who died of a fall, although he offered no more details. He had earlier reported five killed by crushing, falls or heart attacks. The quake, occurred at 11:46 on Tuesday, had its epicenter under the sea, southwest of Iquique and about 1,850 kilometers from Santiago, in the region of Tarapacá. About 900,000 people were evacuated…
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A Strong Quake Shakes Los Angeles

The city of Los Angeles was shaken on Monday morning by an magnitude earthquake, according to the US geological service. According to calculations, the epicenter of the movement, which was recorded at am, local time (1330 GMT), was located about 24 kilometers Northwest of the city center. There were no reports of damage so far, although residents of the area, consulted by the local press, said they were awakened by the blast. Los Angeles and other cities in the Pacific coast are built on a geological fault, known as the San Andreas fault,
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6.9 Magnitude Earthquake Hits California Coast

A magnitude earthquake shook northern California coast this morning (Sunday night pacific time), as Reported by the Geological Survey. The quake occurred at 9:18 pm local time about 4 miles under the seabed of the Pacific Ocean, about 50 miles west of Eureka. There was no danger of a tsunami, said the Tsunami Warning Center in Alaska.
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