5.0-magnitude quake hits West Chile rise

BEIJING: An earthquake with a magnitude of 5.0 jolted West Chile Rise at 0027 GMT on Wednesday, the GFZ German Research Centre for Geosciences said, reported Xinhua.

The epicentre, with a depth of 10 km, was initially determined to be at 36.75 degrees south latitude and 97.06 degrees west longitude.-Bernama