At least two people have died, with the death toll expected to rise.
The earthquake reportedly damaged 6,000 homes and affected more than 48,000 residents in the counties of Tonghai and Huaning, and in the district of Jiangchuan.
The death toll is expected to rise once the rubble of more than 13,000 flattened and damaged houses is cleared away.
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The quake struck 60 miles from the Bushehr nuclear plant in the south of the country.
The earthquake occurred some 23 miles from the Channel Island and 85 miles west of Los Angeles.
A number of webpages for the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration featured alerts that pages would not be updated.
Parts of the U.S. and Canada have been issued tsunami warnings after the 8.0-magnitude quake.
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Loreto, Mexico, which has a population of about 11,000, was the town closest to the quake.
"It's beyond comprehension."
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It shook the country early Saturday morning.
The last major earthquake from this zone was in 1700.
The quake was the second recorded in New Caledonia in 12 hours and the third in a month.