12:04 GMT30 November 2020
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    According to the United States Geological Survey, the quake occurred 63 km to the north of La Serena.

    A 5.8-magnitude earthquake hit Chile, the National Seismological Centre of the University of Chile reported. 

    ​The earthquake occurred 63 km to the north of La Serena, with its epicentre registered at a depth of 43.8 kilometres at 14:53 UTC, seismologists of the US Geological Survey said. 

    No tsunami alert has been issued, the national department for emergency situations of the Chilean Interior Ministry said. 

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