5.4-magnitude quake hits Atacama, Chile - USGS

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An earthquake measuring 5.4 on the Richter scale jolted Atacama, Chile at 15:39:24 GMT on Saturday, the U.S. Geological Survey, monitored here, Xinhua reported.

The epicenter, with a depth of 15.40 km, was initially determined to be at 26.1587 degrees south latitude and 69.3447 degrees west longitude.

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