Series of Earthquakes off the Coast of Chile

Society » ENVIRONMENT | February 9, 2018, Friday // 12:03
Bulgaria: Series of Earthquakes off the Coast of Chile

An earthquake of magnitude 5.6 on the Richter scale is located off the coast of central Chile. This shows a reference to the US Geological Survey website (USGS).

The earthquake was recorded at 10km deep, 57km from Lota, in the Pacific Ocean, at 23:19 local time. It is followed by a series of weaker shocks in the same area with a magnitude of up to 4.6 on the Richter scale. There is no evidence of casualties and destruction. There is no alarm about the emergence of tsunami.

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