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The moment China's quake struck

A man crouches under his desk in Chengdu, in Sichuan province in China, as the building shakes during the earthquake.

At least 12,000 people are reported to have been killed by the 7.8-magnitude quake which struck at 1428 local time.

WATCH: Quake strikes, aftermath and rescue efforts

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