#Breaking news #Chile #earthquake: #8.3-magnitude quake strikes off coast – #update

CNN)A powerful 8.3-magnitude earthquake struck off Chile’s coast on Wednesday, according to a preliminary assessment from the U.S. Geological Survey.The quake’s epicenter was about 55 kilometers (34 miles) west of Illapel, Chile, USGS said. It occurred around 7:54 p.m. (6:45 p.m. ET) and had a depth of 33 kilometers (20.5 miles).There were no immediate reports of damage or injuries.

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Source: Chile earthquake: 8.3-magnitude quake strikes off coast – CNN.com

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