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5.3 Earthquake Hits San Antonio, Chile

5.3 Earthquake Hits San Antonio, Chile

On June 2, at 10:32 UTC., San Antonio, Chile was hit with a 5.3 magnitude earthquake. The quakes had a depth of 17.6km. According to the most recent reports, there were no injuries or damages. There was a report that the earthquake could be felt from 84km away. The cities that were affected by the […]

Earthquakes Hit Chile, Pakistan and Iran

Earthquakes Hit Chile, Pakistan and Iran

Today, three different mid-level earthquakes hit cities in Pakistan, Iran and Chile just hours apart. A 5.4 magnitude quake occurred near Jiwani, Pakistan and another with magnitude 5.4 hit Chabahar, Iran. An hour earlier, a quake measuring 5.1 on the Richter scale hit 52.8 miles west of Vallenar in northern Chile. This was the largest […]

Floods Leave Seven Dead in Chile While Rescue Workers Evacuate Citizens

Floods Leave Seven Dead in Chile While Rescue Workers Evacuate Citizens

Citizens are being evacuated as floods leave seven dead in the Atacama Chile region and puts the area in a state of emergency.  Officials issued a state of emergency while rescue workers attempt to find the 19 still missing in flash floods and others are being rescued by helicopter. One of those killed in the […]

Sizable Earthquake Hits Chile

Sizable Earthquake Hits Chile

A sizable earthquake measuring 5.4 on the Richter Scale recently hit the northern coast of Chile. The news comes after Chile experienced a rather large earthquake near its border shared with Argentina and Bolivia a few weeks ago that measured 6.9 in magnitude. In fact, there were reportedly three earthquakes which happened at that time, […]

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 […]

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