The photos show the 2014 Chile earthquake how the circumstances of the region when the disaster took place . Some photos show how Chileans remain steadfast despite the grief -stricken .
Chilean President Michelle Bachelet has established an emergency . The earthquake that hit the northern coast of the country has killed five people . On Wednesday, April 2, 2014 , Chile's 8.2 magnitude earthquake rocked the proper strength to bear 6:46 pm .
Potential tsunami , tens of thousands of people were evacuated to a safer place . Residents panicked and traffic congestion in the area of natural earthquake . Tsunami waves up to 2.1 meters has swept some coastal areas of Chile .
The epicenter was at a depth of 20.1 km is only 95 km from Iquique , Chile . While the tsunami is also expected to Indonesia on Thursday ( 04.03.14 ) . Distance Jayapura Chile with more than 16,000 miles .
However, if the researchers call a small effect on the damage to the coastal beaches . Residents living on the edge of the coastal asked calmly but stay alert and vigilant . Meanwhile , 4,000 people were displaced after the announcement Banyuwani tsunami alert Wednesday night .