Strong quake jolts Chile's North, no major damage

By Reuters | Mon, 17 Mar 2014 00:59 AM

* Magnitude 6.7 quake strikes off Chilean coast

* Some coastal residents briefly evacuated (Adds evacuation order lifted)

SANTIAGO, March 16 (Reuters) - A strong quake struck off northern Chile on Sunday evening, triggering a brief evacuation of part of the coastal area but not causing any injuries or significant damage.

The magnitude 6.7 quake, originally measured as a 7.0, was centered 37 ...

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