7.8 earthquake Iquique Chile April 3, 2014, Tsunami warning cancelled

Posted on April 3, 2014 • Filed under: Chile, Earthquake

Location: 12 miles (20 km) S of Iquique, … More

An earthquake with magnitude 7.8 occurred near Iquique, Chile at 02:43:15.60 UTC on Apr 3, 2014. (This event has been reviewed by a seismologist.) USGE
latimes.com reported a magnitude-7.8 earthquake struck Wednesday off of Chile’s northern coast, the second large temblor to hit the area in 24 hours. Tsunami warnings initially issued for Chile and Peru were cancelled about 45 minutes after the quake hit shortly before midnight local time. Read Article

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