In Northern Chile earthquake with magnitude 5.5

An earthquake of magnitude 5.5 occurred on Tuesday in Northern Chile, according to the US Geological survey (USGS).

Aftershocks were recorded in 08.09 UTC (11.09 GMT) 49 kilometres North-West of the city of Constitucion. The focus lies at a depth of 19.2 kilometers.

Information on destructions and victims did not arrive.