` Earthquake 6.2 Magnitude has struck Northern Chile ‘

#AceWorldNews – CHILE – 22 March – A magnitude 6.2 earthquake has struck northern Chile, but there are no reports of any damage or casualties, according to the US Geological Survey.

The quake originated 101 km north-west of Lquique, a port exporting copper, at a depth of 11 km.

According to the National Weather Service’s Pacific Tsunami Warning Centre, there was no immediate threat of a tsunami.


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