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  Mexican earthquake
The Mexican flag flies over the rubble after Tuesday's earthquake
1/9 The Mexican flag flies over the rubble after Tuesday's earthquake
A man tries to collect his belongings from the ruin of his house, in the mountainous region of Colima
2/9 A man tries to collect his belongings from the ruin of his house, in the mountainous region of Colima
A woman looks at the ruins. The quake was about 7.8 on the Richter scale, which measures the power of earthquakes
3/9 A woman looks at the ruins. The quake was about 7.8 on the Richter scale, which measures the power of earthquakes
Pictures still hang on a wrecked wall. Colima is about 760 km (470 miles) west of Mexico City...
4/9 Pictures still hang on a wrecked wall. Colima is about 760 km (470 miles) west of Mexico City...
...but the quake was felt as far away as Mexico City, where these students had to leave their hotel
5/9 ...but the quake was felt as far away as Mexico City, where these students had to leave their hotel
A man retrieves his stuff from the wreckage
6/9 A man retrieves his stuff from the wreckage
This man holds a street sign which has fallen down, while he looks at the rest of the damage
7/9 This man holds a street sign which has fallen down, while he looks at the rest of the damage
Sniffer dogs search for survivors. At least 26 people have been killed, and 400 injured
8/9 Sniffer dogs search for survivors. At least 26 people have been killed, and 400 injured
Workers start the long job of cleaning up
9/9 Workers start the long job of cleaning up

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