QUAKE HITS AR­GENTINA, CHILE

The Sun (Malaysia) - - NEWS WITHOUT BORDERS -

BUENOS AIRES: A 6.4-mag­ni­tude earth­quake jolted west­ern Ar­gentina and parts of Chile yes­ter­day, with no im­me­di­ate re­ports of dam­age, au­thor­i­ties said. The quake rocked San Juan prov­ince at 2057 GMT (4.57am in Malaysia), strik­ing at a depth of 130km, Ar­gentina’s seis­mo­log­i­cal in­sti­tute said. In Chile, the quake was mea­sured at a mag­ni­tude of 6.5, of­fi­cials at the na­tional emer­gency of­fice said. – AFP

Newspapers in English

Newspapers from Malaysia

© PressReader. All rights reserved.