A strong M6.8 earthquake hit off the coast of Maule, Chile at 15:57 UTC (10:57 local time) on September 29, 2019.
No tsunami expected although the quake hit at a shallow depth of 15.8km (10 miles).
More than 350 people have reported feeling the quake on the USGS website.
People shared some pretty amazing videos. Eeverything is moving, except people… As if they were jaded:
Gringos: tERREMOTO EN CHILE 7.2 GRADOS— Fede ⎊🕸۞ |-25 (@quacksonh0bi) September 29, 2019
Chile: …se nota que somos chilenospic.twitter.com/Dura9HeXOk
WOW! This was filmed about more than one hundred kms from the epicenter:
And what about a pool?
Here some lights are slowly moving. Can you feel the waves?
The earthquake was first registered at a magnitude of 7.2 before being downgrded to M6.8 by the USGS.
The strong M6.8 earthquake in Chile has not produced damage or serious injury so far. A prayer for them.