Powerful 7.8 earthquake rocks northern Chile one day after deadly 8.2 jolt
A technician of the French National Seism Survey Institute (RENASS) presents a graph of an earthquake. [Agence France-Presse]

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…