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Another strong earthquake hits Chile

Last Updated: Monday, March 15, 2010 - 20:58

Washington: A strong magnitude 6.0
aftershock struck Chile on Monday, two weeks after a huge quake
and tsunami waves killed hundreds and caused massive damage,
the US Geological Survey said.

The latest tremor, one of over 200 aftershocks to rock
the South American nation since the massive magnitude 8.8
quake on February 27, hit at 8:08 am (1108 GMT) 110 kilometres
north-northwest of the coastal city of Concepcion.

It had a depth of 10 kilometres.


First Published: Monday, March 15, 2010 - 20:58
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