6.3-magnitude quake hits Chile



Santiago: An earthquake measuring 6.3 on the Richter scale struck Chile on Wednesday but there was no casualty or damage.

The tremor hit the Atacama and Coquimbo regions around 4 pm, according to the seismological service of the University of Chile, Xinhua reported.

The emergency office said there was no report of casualty or damage to infrastructure.

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