Reports on Twitter of a strong earthquake in Chile.
Fuerte sismo sacude zona central de #Chile, edificios oscilan en Santiago— Reuters Latam (@ReutersLatam) October 11, 2012
The local earthquake agency is giving it a preliminary magnitude of 5.7 at a depth of 116 kilometers, according to BNO's Michael van Poppel.
No reports of any damages or fatalities so far, although multiple reports of shaking buildings in Santiago.
We'll update if we hear more...
More From Business Insider
- It Looks Like The Huge Drop In Jobless Claims Was All Due To One Mystery State
- The USADA Explains How Lance Armstrong Never Tested Positive For Doping
- Here's The USADA's Mountain Of Evidence Against Lance Armstrong
- Natural Phenomena
- Nature & Environment
- earthquake in Chile