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Aftershocks rattle Chile as military keeps order

Strong aftershocks continue following Tuesday night

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IQUIQUE, Chile (AP) - Strong aftershocks continue following Tuesday night's powerful earthquake off Chile's northern coast.

An aftershock with a 6.1 magnitude shook an area 47 miles southwest of Iquique late Thursday.

Repeated aftershocks have shaken buildings and sent people running into the streets in the port of Iquique, the largest city closest to the epicenter.

Tuesday's 8.2-magnitude quake left six people dead.


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