TSUNAMI - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/TSUNAMI News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Aftershocks rattle Chile as military keeps order http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57769178-68/chile-aftershocks-iquique-quake.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57769178-68/chile-aftershocks-iquique-quake.html.csp">Aftershocks rattle Chile as military keeps order</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By LUIS HIDALGO and LUIS ANDRES HENAO</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-03T09:53:09.211-06:00">Updated Apr 3, 2014 09:53AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Iquique, Chile • Coastal residents of Chile’s far north spent a second sleepless night outside their homes as major aftershocks continued Thursday following a magnitude-8.2 earthquake that damaged several thousand homes and caused six deaths. No new major damage or casualties were reported, and a heavy police and military presence kept order. The infrastructure in the area is nearly entirely intact, but with aftershocks continuing, life has been anything but normal. Power remains out in many are...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-577691782014-04-03T09:53:09.211-06:00" id="#license-2014-04-03T09:53:09.211-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57769178@www.sltrib.com Thu, 03 Apr 2014 09:53:09 MDT ‘What we just saw here is pure luck’ http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57766301-68/chile-iquique-quake-tsunami.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57766301-68/chile-iquique-quake-tsunami.html.csp">‘What we just saw here is pure luck’</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By LUIS HIDALGO </span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">and LUIS ANDRES HENAO</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-02T21:25:50.248-06:00">Updated Apr 2, 2014 09:25PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Iquique, Chile • Hard-won expertise and a big dose of luck helped Chile escape its latest magnitude-8.2 earthquake with surprisingly little damage and death. The country that suffers some of the world’s most powerful quakes has strict building codes, mandatory evacuations and emergency preparedness, which sets a global example. But Chileans weren’t satisfied Wednesday, finding much room for improvement. And experts warn that a “seismic gap” has left northern Chile overdue for a far bigger quake...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-577663012014-04-02T21:25:50.248-06:00" id="#license-2014-04-02T21:25:50.248-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57766301@www.sltrib.com Wed, 02 Apr 2014 21:25:50 MDT Big quake rattles Chile’s northern coast http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57761219-68/chile-coast-northern-quake.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57761219-68/chile-coast-northern-quake.html.csp">Big quake rattles Chile’s northern coast</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By LUIS ANDRES HENAO</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-01T20:53:00.582-06:00">Updated Apr 1, 2014 08:53PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Santiago, Chile • A powerful magnitude-8.2 earthquake struck off Chile’s northern coast Tuesday night, causing landslides and setting off a small tsunami that forced an evacuation of coastal areas. In the city of Arica, the mayor reported minor injuries and said some homes made of adobe were destroyed. The quake shook modern buildings in nearby Peru and in Bolivia’s high-altitude capital of La Paz. The U.S. Geological Survey said the quake struck 61 miles northwest of the Chilean city of Iquique...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-577612192014-04-01T20:53:00.582-06:00" id="#license-2014-04-01T20:53:00.582-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57761219@www.sltrib.com Tue, 01 Apr 2014 20:53:00 MDT 8.2 quake strikes northern Chile, evacuations ordered http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57760804-68/chile-quake-tsunami-magnitude.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57760804-68/chile-quake-tsunami-magnitude.html.csp">8.2 quake strikes northern Chile, evacuations ordered</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-01T21:01:47.206-06:00">Updated Apr 1, 2014 09:01PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Santiago, Chile • A powerful magnitude-8.2 earthquake struck off Chile’s northern coast Tuesday night, causing landslides that blocked roads and setting off a small tsunami that forced an evacuation of coastal areas, but the region apparently escaped major damage and casualties. In the city of Arica, 86 miles (139 kilometers) from the quake’s epicenter, minor injuries were reported and some homes made of adobe were destroyed, officials said. The quake shook modern buildings in nearby Peru and in...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-577608042014-04-01T21:01:47.206-06:00" id="#license-2014-04-01T21:01:47.206-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57760804@www.sltrib.com Tue, 01 Apr 2014 21:01:47 MDT