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House and Car Destroyed by Tsunami
House and Car Destroyed by Tsunami
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Title: House and Car Destroyed by Tsunami

Description: A house and a car were destroyed by a tsunami in the coastal city of Dichato, Chile, located about 15 km north of Concepcion, Chile. The tsunami height was about 10 meters (32 feet). Several hundred homes were destroyed in this city as a result of the M 8.8 earthquake on Feb. 27, 2010

Location: Chile

Photographer: Walter D. Mooney Ph. D.
Photographer Email: mooney@usgs.gov
Photographer Organization: U.S. Geological Survey


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Dimensions: 5616 x 3744
Resolution: 72 dpi

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