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A super typhoon made landfall in China's Guangdong Sunday, the most populous province, after wreaking havoc in Hong Kong and Macau and killing more than 60 people in the Philippines.Packing winds of more than 200 kilometers per hour, tropical cyclone Mangkhut is considered the strongest to hit Southeast Asia this year, equivalent to a maximum Category 5 "intense hurricane" in the Atlantic.That's more powerful than the maximum sustained winds of 150 kmph when Florence hit the United States Friday.GUANGDONG PROVINCEIn Shenzhen, electricity supply to more than 130,000 homes was cut at one point Sunday.More than 2.45 million people have been relocated and over 48,000 fishing boats called back to port in the province.PHILIPPINESIn the northern Philippines, Mangkhut made landfall Saturday on the northeastern tip of Luzon island with sustained winds of 205 kmph and gusts of 255 kmph.Traveling at 30 kmph, Mangkhut will continue on its northwesterly track, bringing heavy rain and winds to the autonomous region of Guangxi Monday.The most rain so far from Florence was 86 centimeters in Swansboro, North Carolina, a new record for a single hurricane in the state.
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