This is evidenced by the data of the European-Mediterranean Seismological Center.

According to him, the epicenter of the tremors was 467 km south-west of the city of Valparaiso.

The focus was located at a depth of 2 km.

Data on destruction and casualties were not reported, no tsunami threat was announced.

Earlier it was reported that an earthquake with a magnitude of 6.8 occurred near the Kuril Islands.