Powerful 7.8 earthquake rocks northern Chile one day after deadly 8.2 jolt

By Agence France-Presse
Wednesday, April 2, 2014 23:46 EDT
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A technician of the French National Seism Survey Institute (RENASS) presents a graph of an earthquake (AFP)
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Powerful 7.8 earthquake rocks northern Chile (via AFP)

A powerful earthquake measuring 7.8 rocked northern Chile late Wednesday just over 24 hours after a deadly 8.2 jolt there, authorities said. A tsunami alert was issued and thousands of people were ordered to evacuate inland from coastal areas, according…

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