.Official: Indonesia quake traps thousands

A damaged boat inside a building in Pago Pago, on American Samoa.

A scientist at Germany’s Geoscientific Research Institute, GFZ based in Potsdam, south of Berlin, shows a graph on a computer monitor registered during the earthquake off the Samoa islands region.

A destroyed structure amidst debris near a church in the village of Leone, American Samoa.

A nearby resident walks past one of the two caskets with human remains unearthed by the tsunami at the Satala cemetary, which is located just yards away from the ocean in Fagatogo, American Samoa.