Image: Fishing boats washed up by a wave generated by an earthquake are seen in Talcahuano Port

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Magnitude 8.8 quake rocks Chile: Day 1

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Image: Fishing boats washed up by a wave generated by an earthquake are seen in Talcahuano Port

Fishing boats washed up by a tsunami generated by the earthquake are seen in Talcahuano Port.

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Rescue workers pull an earthquake survivor out of the rubble in Concepcion, Chile, on Saturday, Feb. 27.

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Image: A resident is helped by Chilean medics at a hospital in Valparaiso after being evacuated from Robinson Crusoe Island

A resident injured by the tsunami on Robinson Crusoe Island, just off Chile's coast, is helped by medics at a hospital in Valparaiso.

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Image: Residents take foodstuffs from a market damaged by an earthquake in Talcahuano Port

Residents take food from a market damaged by an earthquake in Talcahuano Port.

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Image: Women cry next to a destroyed building in Talca

Women cry next to a destroyed building in Talca, some 300 south of the capital, Santiago.

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A collapsed bridge over the Claro River is seen near the town of Camarico, some 112 miles south of Santiago.

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Image: A man carries a religious icon after an earthquake in Santiago

A man in Santiago carries a religious icon after the earthquake.

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Image: A man stands amidst the rubble of a building destroyed in an earthquake in Santiago

A man stands amidst the rubble of a building destroyed in the earthquake.

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Image: An apartment block leans over after an earthquake in Santiago

The earthquake damaged hundreds of thousands of buildings, including this apartment block in Santiago.

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Debris litters the damaged Academy of Fine Arts in Santiago.

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Miles of roadway were destroyed by the quake, including this stretch in Santiago.

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A resident removes debris from a destroyed home in Talca, south of Santiago, on Saturday.

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A man carries a child next to a damaged building in Concepcion.

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Vehicles that were driving along a highway that collapsed near Santiago are seen overturned.

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Image: Chile's President Bachelet talks with military personnel during a meeting at the National Emergency Bureau Ministry of the Interior in Santiago de Chile

Chile's President Michelle Bachelet, right, talks with military personnel during a meeting at the National Emergency Bureau Ministry of the Interior in Santiago.

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Image: Rescue workers search for victims and survivors after an apartment complex collapsed during an earthquake in Concepcion

Rescue workers search for victims and survivors after an apartment complex in Concepcion, Chile, collapsed.

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Image: A survivor is lowered by a cable as rescue workers search for victims after an apartment complex collapsed during an earthquake in Concepcion

A survivor is lowered by a cable as rescue workers search for victims at an apartment complex in Concepcion.

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A woman remains outside her building which was damaged in Valparaiso.

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Vehicles that were driving along a highway that collapsed near Santiago are seen overturned.

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Smoke from a burning building fills the sky in the outskirts of Santiago. The massive quake plunged much of the Chilean capital, Santiago, into darkness as it snapped power lines and severed communications.

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Image: A man clears rubble after an earthquake in downtown Santiago

A man clears rubble in downtown Santiago.

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Image: A man moves his belongings inside his home destroyed in an earthquake in Valparaiso

A man moves his belongings inside his destroyed home in Valparaiso.

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A police officer controls the traffic next to an elevated highway that collapsed in Santiago.

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The walls of a hotel in Vina del Mar were destroyed.

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Victims of the earthquake sit by a fire in Valparaiso.

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A dog stands in the debris of a collapsed wall on a street in central Santiago.

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The walls and aisles of a pharmacy in Vina del Mar are destroyed.

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Image: People gather on a street of downtown Santiago after an earthquake

People gather on a street of downtown Santiago after the earthquake.

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Image: People gather on a street of downtown Santiago after an earthquake

People gather on a street of downtown Santiago after the earthquake.

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