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Chile earthquake tsunami warning lifted

An earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 7.7 off southern Chile has prompted a tsunami warning. It struck 225km (140 miles) south-west of Puerto Montt in southern Chile, the United States Geological Survey (USGS) said. The quake's depth was about 15km (10 miles). Chile's national emergency office has issued an alert and ordered the evacuation of coastal areas of Los Lagos region.

Chile jolted by major 7.6-magnitude earthquake

An earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 7.7 has struck southwest of the city of Puerto Montt in southern Chile, according to the United States Geological Survey. The agency put the quake’s magnitude at 7.7 and said it struck at 11:22 am local time near the southern tip of Chiloé Island, about 25 miles (40km) southwest of Puerto Quellón city and at a depth of 20 miles (33km). The area, about 140 miles (225km) from Puerto Montt, is relatively sparsely populated.

Chile earthquake triggers tsunami warning

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