Thursday, March 11, 2010

Chile Earthquake March 11: Chile 7.2 Earthquake Aftershock Update (Pictures)

Chile Earthquake March 11, just today Chile was struck by a 7.2 Earthquake after shock that was issued with a tsunami warning, but after a couple of hours the tsunami warning was lifted.

People were moved to a safer place after the tsunami warning was issued there were a totally of four strong aftershocks that occurs in Valparaiso, Chile this March 11, 2010.

The first aftershock, measuring 7.2 on the Richter scale, lasted 45 seconds. Three less fierce quakes followed within 25 minutes.

There were no reports of any death in the Chile 7.2 Earthquake Aftershock but updates will still be posted as soon as reports comes in. The Epicenter was in Rancagua City, some 150 Km south of the Capital santiago. This was the biggest aftershock since the 8.8-magnitude quake on Feb. 27 that killed many lives.

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Chile 7.2 Earthquake Aftershock Update

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