PHOTOS: The Devastation From The Tianjin Explosions

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Tianjin explosions photos: Aerial view of the crater

Tianjin explosions photos

The port city of Tianjin, China, has been left devastated after multiple explosions on the 12th of August.

The death toll from the explosions currently stands at 112, with over 700 hospitalized.

READ: VIDEO: 44 Dead, Over 500 Injured In Explosions in Tianjin, China

Businesses and buildings in the area were greatly affected by the explosions, which left a huge crater in the ground.

The shockwave of the blasts affected houses as far as 600 meters away, wrecking doors and windows.

Tianjin explosions photos: Aerial view of the crater
Tianjin explosions photos: Aerial view of the crater
epa04884796 An aerial view of a large hole in the ground in the aftermath of a huge explosion that rocked the port city of Tianjin, China, 15 August 2015. Explosions and a fireball at a chemical warehouse killed at least 85 people in the north-eastern Chinese port city of Tianjin late on 12 August. New explosions rocked a chemical warehouse in northern China as police ordered residents to evacuate buildings within a three-kilometre radius, state media said on 15 August.  EPA/STR CHINA OUT
epa04884796 An aerial view of a large hole in the ground in the aftermath of a huge explosion that rocked the port city of Tianjin, China, 15 August 2015. Explosions and a fireball at a chemical warehouse killed at least 85 people in the north-eastern Chinese port city of Tianjin late on 12 August. New explosions rocked a chemical warehouse in northern China as police ordered residents to evacuate buildings within a three-kilometre radius, state media said on 15 August. EPA/STR CHINA OUT
epa04884629 An excavator works amid destroyed containers at the explosion site in the aftermath of a huge explosion that rocked the port city of Tianjin, China, 15 August 2015. Explosions and a fireball at a chemical warehouse killed at least 85 people in the north-eastern Chinese port city of Tianjin late on 12 August. New explosions rocked a chemical warehouse in northern China as police ordered residents to evacuate buildings within a three-kilometre radius, state media said on 15 August.  EPA/WU HONG
epa04884629 An excavator works amid destroyed containers at the explosion site in the aftermath of a huge explosion that rocked the port city of Tianjin, China, 15 August 2015. Explosions and a fireball at a chemical warehouse killed at least 85 people in the north-eastern Chinese port city of Tianjin late on 12 August. New explosions rocked a chemical warehouse in northern China as police ordered residents to evacuate buildings within a three-kilometre radius, state media said on 15 August. EPA/WU HONG
epa04884626 Burnt-out vehicles at the explosion site in the aftermath of a huge explosion that rocked the port city of Tianjin, China, 15 August 2015. Explosions and a fireball at a chemical warehouse killed at least 85 people in the north-eastern Chinese port city of Tianjin late on 12 August. New explosions rocked a chemical warehouse in northern China as police ordered residents to evacuate buildings within a three-kilometre radius, state media said on 15 August.  EPA/WU HONG
epa04884626 Burnt-out vehicles at the explosion site in the aftermath of a huge explosion that rocked the port city of Tianjin, China, 15 August 2015. Explosions and a fireball at a chemical warehouse killed at least 85 people in the north-eastern Chinese port city of Tianjin late on 12 August. New explosions rocked a chemical warehouse in northern China as police ordered residents to evacuate buildings within a three-kilometre radius, state media said on 15 August. EPA/WU HONG
epa04884481 A view of a home damaged by the shockwave of the explosions some 600 meters away, in north China's Tianjin Municipality, 14 August 2015. Explosions and a fireball at a chemical warehouse killed at least 50 people in the north-eastern Chinese port city of Tianjin late 12 August. The magnitude of the initial blast was similar to three tons of TNT exploding with a second blast's magnitude equivalent to 21 tons of TNT, China's earthquake bureau said.  EPA/YUAN ZHENG CHINA OUT
epa04884481 A view of a home damaged by the shockwave of the explosions some 600 meters away, in north China’s Tianjin Municipality, 14 August 2015. Explosions and a fireball at a chemical warehouse killed at least 50 people in the north-eastern Chinese port city of Tianjin late 12 August. The magnitude of the initial blast was similar to three tons of TNT exploding with a second blast’s magnitude equivalent to 21 tons of TNT, China’s earthquake bureau said. EPA/YUAN ZHENG CHINA OUT
epa04884480 A view of a home damaged by the shockwave of the explosions some 600 meters away, in north China's Tianjin Municipality, 14 August 2015. Explosions and a fireball at a chemical warehouse killed at least 50 people in the north-eastern Chinese port city of Tianjin late 12 August. The magnitude of the initial blast was similar to three tons of TNT exploding with a second blast's magnitude equivalent to 21 tons of TNT, China's earthquake bureau said.  EPA/YUAN ZHENG CHINA OUT
epa04884480 A view of a home damaged by the shockwave of the explosions some 600 meters away, in north China’s Tianjin Municipality, 14 August 2015. Explosions and a fireball at a chemical warehouse killed at least 50 people in the north-eastern Chinese port city of Tianjin late 12 August. The magnitude of the initial blast was similar to three tons of TNT exploding with a second blast’s magnitude equivalent to 21 tons of TNT, China’s earthquake bureau said. EPA/YUAN ZHENG CHINA OUT
epa04884484 Two men check cars near a residential block damaged by the shockwaves of the explosions some 600 meters away, in north China's Tianjin Municipality, 14 August 2015. Explosions and a fireball at a chemical warehouse killed at least 50 people in the north-eastern Chinese port city of Tianjin late 12 August. The magnitude of the initial blast was similar to three tons of TNT exploding with a second blast's magnitude equivalent to 21 tons of TNT, China's earthquake bureau said.  EPA/YUAN ZHENG CHINA OUT
epa04884484 Two men check cars near a residential block damaged by the shockwaves of the explosions some 600 meters away, in north China’s Tianjin Municipality, 14 August 2015. Explosions and a fireball at a chemical warehouse killed at least 50 people in the north-eastern Chinese port city of Tianjin late 12 August. The magnitude of the initial blast was similar to three tons of TNT exploding with a second blast’s magnitude equivalent to 21 tons of TNT, China’s earthquake bureau said. EPA/YUAN ZHENG CHINA OUT
epa04884613 Smoking debris at the explosion site in the aftermath of a huge explosion that rocked the port city of Tianjin, China, 15 August 2015. Explosions and a fireball at a chemical warehouse killed at least 85 people in the north-eastern Chinese port city of Tianjin late on 12 August. New explosions rocked a chemical warehouse in northern China as police ordered residents to evacuate buildings within a three-kilometre radius, state media said on 15 August.  EPA/WU HONG
epa04884613 Smoking debris at the explosion site in the aftermath of a huge explosion that rocked the port city of Tianjin, China, 15 August 2015. Explosions and a fireball at a chemical warehouse killed at least 85 people in the north-eastern Chinese port city of Tianjin late on 12 August. New explosions rocked a chemical warehouse in northern China as police ordered residents to evacuate buildings within a three-kilometre radius, state media said on 15 August. EPA/WU HONG
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