6.4 magnitude earthquake hits Chilean coast; there are no victims

6.4 magnitude earthquake hits Chilean coast;there are no victims

Tremor had as epicenter the city of Punitaqui.Earthquake effects have been felt in several regions of Chile, including the capital, Santiago

Earthquake blocked roadsPlayback / Twitter @cuello_fcoA magnitude 6.4 earthquake struck the coast of central Chile on Tuesday morning, the US Geological Survey said.No casualties were reported and the possibility of tsunami was ruled out by the Chilean National Seismology Center.The quake occurred at 7:19 am and was epicenter the city of Punitaqui, about 120 km south of the port city of Coquimbo.The effects of the earthquake were felt in several regions of Chile, including the capital, Santiago.Reports from social network residents report that the quake lasted for almost a minute, which is not so common.A security camera installed in a house in La Serena recorded the quake.Video earthquake.La serena @tv_mauricio @tvnredcoquimbo @KuartaTV @LaSerenaOnline pic.twitter.com/clQaBmUCoK- Luis Ávalos Rivera (@ lui1antonio) April 10, 2018To El Mercurio newspaper, the mayor of the city of Punitaqui confirmed that there was no damage to the infrastructure.Water, electri...


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