The earthquake that struck Pakistan was so powerful that it caused the seabed to rise and create a small, mountain-like island about 600 metres off Pakistan's Gwadar coastline in the Arabian Sea.
Television channels showed a crowd of bewildered people gathering on the shore to witness the phenomenon.
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