New Zealand reels after 6.3-magnitude earthquake devastates Christchurch

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An iconic Christchurch tram is covered in debris on Feb. 22, 2011 in Christchurch, after New Zealand's second-largest city suffered a 6.3-magnitude earthquake.

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Martin Hunter

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    An iconic Christchurch tram is covered in debris on Feb. 22, 2011 in Christchurch, after New Zealand's second-largest city suffered a 6.3-magnitude earthquake.

    Credit:

    Martin Hunter

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    Rescuers search for survivors in a collapsed building in Manchester Street on February 22, 2011 in Christchurch, New Zealand.

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    Martin Hunter

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    A man is rushed to the hospital after being rescued from a collapsed building in Manchester Street on Feb. 22, 2011 in Christchurch, New Zealand after a 6.3-magnitude earthquake.

    Credit:

    Martin Hunter

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    A bus is covered in debris Feb. 22, 2011 in Christchurch, New Zealand after a 6.3 magnitude earthquake struck the country at about 1 p.m. local time. Initial reports said at least 70 people had been killed.

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    Martin Hunter

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    A collapsed parking garage crushed the cars within it after a 6.3-magnitude earthquake hit Christchurch, New Zealand on Feb. 22, 2011.

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    Martin Hunter

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    Collapsed buildings in Manchester Street on Feb. 22, 2011 in Christchurch, New Zealand.

    Credit:

    Martin Hunter

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    A man stands among the remains of a building on Feb. 22, 2011 in Christchurch, New Zealand after a 6.3-magnitude earthquake.

    Credit:

    Martin Hunter