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    Posted February 27, 2010 by
    shinysea
    Location
    Pitcairn Island
    Assignment
    Assignment
    This iReport is part of an assignment:
    Earthquakes in Chile

    Result of the tsnami on Pitcairn Island

     

    Heres a couple of photos of the effects of the Chile tsnami which struck Pitcairn Island in the South Pacific this moring at approximately 8:50am. The main bay where the longboats usually tie up was almost totally empited of water followied by a 2.5 meter surge. This surge occured in a series of five surges occuring over a period of two hours. No damage was done and we received the warning well in advance in the early hours of this morning.

    Thought your viewers might be interested in seeing this.

     

    Mike Warren

    Mayor of Pitcairn

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