5.1-magnitude quake hits Coquimbo, Chile -- USGS

10:28, January 18, 2011      

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An earthquake measuring 5.1 on the Richter scale jolted Coquimbo, Chile at on Monday, the U.S. Geological Survey said.

The epicenter, with a depth of 65.10 km, was initially determined to be at 30.2387 degrees south latitude and 71.2299 degrees west longitude.

Source: Xinhua

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