Tag: pacific tsunami warning center

Chile Earthquake 2010 News and Photos

A massive 8.8-magnitude earthquake struck Chile early Saturday, killing at least 78 people, collapsing buildings and setting off a tsunami. Chilean TV showed devastating images from the country‚Äôs second city of Concepcion of collapsed homes, a large building completely engulfed…

Tsunami Hawaii 2010

Hawaii braced Saturday for a potentially damaging tsunami, after a massive earthquake off Chile sent waves across the Pacific Ocean. The Pacific Tsunami Warning Center issued a tsunami warning — its highest alert — for Hawaii, where incoming waves could…