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Earthquake by Chile Coast

Earthquake by Chile Coast

An earthquake hit in the ocean just 79 kilometers off of the Chile coast, West Northwest of the coastal city of Iquique. It had a magnitude of 5.0, one of the largest to shake the country in recent weeks. With an epicenter at a depth of 19 kilometers under the water, the damage on land […]

Earthquake Shakes Chile

Earthquake Shakes Chile

Just after 7:30 pm Pacific Time (2:30 am local time), an earthquake shook parts of Chile in the Valparaiso region. About 83 kilometers West Southwest of San Antonio at a depth of 19 kilometers, a seismic event of a magnitude of 4.1 hit the area. This was a typical moderate depth quake of the type […]

Chile City Nearly Destroyed by Fire

Chile City Nearly Destroyed by Fire

Valparaiso, a city in Chile, has nearly been destroyed by fire. The fire spread rapidly through the hills in the port city, and 16 people have died as a result. Over 500 home have been destroyed by the blaze, and 10,000 people evacuated, including women inmates at a local prison. Over 2,700 male inmates were […]

Fire Raging in Chile

Fire Raging in Chile

It has been reported that a fire is raging in a colorful port city located in Chile. The disaster has already destroyed 500 homes. Julio Pineda, who is the Police General, stated that there were at least seven casualties, although the number was expected to rise. Late Sunday morning, the toll of deaths was reported […]

Chile Earthquake Causes Prison Escapes

Chile Earthquake Causes Prison Escapes

Chile experienced an 8.2 magnitude earthquake in the city of Tarapaca, the earthquake was so powerful that it caused a prison building to fall apart, and inmates then escaped, fleeing into the city. The city lies on the northern most part of Chile, and the earthquake began a little while before 9PM on Tuesday. There […]

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