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See the destruction left behind after 7.4 magnitude event

A devastating 7.4 magnitude earthquake struck Taiwan early Wednesday morning, shaking buildings from their foundations.

This photo taken by the Taiwan Central News Agency on April 3, 2024 shows people looking at a damaged building in Hualien after the major earthquake hit eastern Taiwan.
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A man checks a partially collapsed building in Hualien, eastern Taiwan, April 3, 2024.

A man checks a partially collapsed building in Hualien, eastern Taiwan, April 3, 2024.
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Residents rescue a child from a partially collapsed building in Hualien, eastern Taiwan, Wednesday, April 3, 2024.

Residents rescue a child from a partially collapsed building in Hualien, eastern Taiwan, Wednesday, April 3, 2024.
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A view of a damaged apartment following the offshore earthquake in New Taipei City, Taiwan, April 3, 2024.

A view of a damaged apartment following the offshore earthquake in New Taipei City, Taiwan, April 3, 2024.
REUTERS

The intensity map of the Central Meteorological Administration (CWA) of Taiwan is displayed on a smartphone after the 7.2 magnitude earthquake struck Taiwan's east coast, according to CWA data from April 2, 2024.

The intensity map of the Central Meteorological Administration (CWA) of Taiwan is displayed on a smartphone after the 7.2 magnitude earthquake struck Taiwan’s east coast, according to CWA data from April 2, 2024.
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Staff from the Okinawa Prefectural Disaster Prevention and Crisis Management Division respond to tsunami evacuations at the prefectural office in Naha, Okinawa Prefecture, April 3, 2024.

Staff from the Okinawa Prefectural Disaster Prevention and Crisis Management Division respond to tsunami evacuations at the prefectural office in Naha, Okinawa Prefecture, April 3, 2024.
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A view of a landslide after an earthquake struck just off Taiwan's east coast, according to the Central Taiwan Meteorological Administration, in Xiulin, Hualien, Taiwan, April 3, 2024.

A view of a landslide after an earthquake struck just off Taiwan’s east coast, according to the Central Taiwan Meteorological Administration, in Xiulin, Hualien, Taiwan, April 3, 2024.
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A map of where the 7.4 magnitude earthquake struck Taiwan.

A map pinpoints where the 7.2 magnitude earthquake struck Taiwan.
USGS

An angle from behind a window shows debris falling from a building during an earthquake in New Taipei City, Taiwan, April 3, 2024.

An angle from behind a window shows debris falling from a building during an earthquake in New Taipei City, Taiwan, April 3, 2024.
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