A powerful earthquake has hit the Chilean capital Santiago. The US Geological Survey says it measured 6.6 in magnitude and located 30 miles north-northeast of Valparaiso.
A 7.2 magnitude earthquake hit central Chile, shaking buildings in the capital Santiago, though there were no initial reports of injuries or serious damage.
The 7.2 magnitude earthquake in Chile is not expected to generate a tsunami off the coast, according to the Chilean National Office of Emergency of the Interior Ministry.
A 7.2 magnitude earthquake has hit central Chile, according to the US Geographical Survey.