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After a major earthquake, the area typically experiences aftershocks for quite some time. Every earthquake series is different, but by way of example consider the 2010 Christchurch earthquakes. The largest one (the first of the series) was a 7.1 in September 2010. The most destructive was a 6.3 five months later, in February 2011. There have been 65 quakes ...


Yes, it is as safe as before. There is a lot of rubble in some coastal towns but the rest of the country is intact. Every major city , the entire Andes, Galapagos, Amazon and cloud-forests are just as they were before the earthquake.

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