The earthquake of a magnitude of 6.4 occurred on Saturday in Northern Chile, according to the national seismological centre at the University of Chile.
According to the center, the hearth was at a depth of about 266 kilometers, and the epicenter is 74 kilometers from the city Socaire. While data on victims and destructions did not arrive.
Previously, the U.S. Geological survey (USGS) reported an earthquake of magnitude 6.3 occurred in the North-West of Argentina. The epicenter was located approximately 144 kilometres North-West of the city of San Salvador de Jujuy. The center was located at a depth 200,6 km. Messages on victims and destructions was not.