View Full Version : 8.8 Magnitude Earthquake in Chile; Tsunamis Predicted for Pacific Region

2010-Feb-27, 05:40 PM
A devastating magnitude-8.8 earthquake struck Chile early Saturday, shattering buildings and bridges, killing over 100 people and setting off a tsunami that threatens every nation around the Pacific Ocean — roughly a quarter of the globe. Experts warned that a tsunami could strike anywhere in the Pacific, and Hawaii could face its largest waves [...]

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