Strong quake shakes Chile, no damage reported




 
--
Strong quake shakes Chile, no damage reported
 
April 17th, 2012  
News Manager
 

Topic: Strong quake shakes Chile, no damage reported


Strong quake shakes Chile, no damage reported
SANTIAGO (Reuters) - A powerful 6.7 magnitude earthquake struck near Chile's eastern port of Valparaiso early on Tuesday, shaking buildings as far away as the capital Santiago, but there were no reports of significant damage and the country's main copper mines were unaffected. One elderly man died as a result of a heart attack brought on by the quake, which struck 26 miles north-northeast of Valparaiso, and 69 miles northwest of the capital Santiago, but there were no other reports of injuries. ...

More...
 


Similar Topics
Major quake rattles Chile but no serious damage
Strong 7.0-magnitude quake shakes Peruvian Amazon (Reuters)
Strong 7.1 magnitude quake hits Chile, no injuries (Reuters)
Strong quake shakes island group north of New Zealand; no t
Strong Quake Rocks Taiwan, No Reports of Damage