Publicat: 20 Ianuarie, 2019 - 08:40
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Un puternic cutremur de 6,7 grade a zguduit astăzi, 20 ianuarie la ora 01:32:51 UTC statul sudamerican Chile. Epicentrul a fost localizat la 9,7 mile de Coquimbo.Conform unor relatări de pe volcanodiscovery, mai mulți martori din hoteluri aflate în zonă au resimțit o zguduitură violentă.

Marriot Santiago:  On 10th floor of 24 floor hotel in Santiago. Room started swinging, TV shaking, curtains swinging. Felt disoriented and quickly moved to door jam, sitting on floor until swinging subsided about after 30 seconds.

 

Copiapo:  We were at the seventh floor of à hôtel. We live in Vanuatu and are used to hav[ing an] earthquake… At seventh floor this is another story. Seems to never stop… We are out waiting for [after shocks]. Nothing is down in town or appears broken.

 

Santiago:  We are staying in Santiago at the icon hotel on the 8th floor, and the building was shaking. Called reception to ask if it was a quake and was told no it isn’t. Wow. That was rocking.

Vin Del Mar:  On 7th floor of 8 floor hotel. Bed was rocking, doors and windows rattling for 30 seconds or more.

Santiago:  The hotel I am in swayed. I was on the 6 floor; the walls creaked and the floor moved.

Distances:

  • 15.6 km (9.7 mi) SSW of Coquimbo, Chile
  • 25.2 km (15.6 mi) SW of La Serena, Chile
  • 62.3 km (38.6 mi) NNW of Ovalle, Chile
  • 68.7 km (42.6 mi) W of Vicuna, Chile
  • 82.1 km (50.9 mi) NNW of Monte Patria, Chile

Cutremurul s-a produs la o adâncime de 53 kilometri (eTN)

Conform Reuters, au fost înregistrate pagube minore la clădirile vechi şi probleme în alimentarea cu energie electrică în oraşul La Serena, un oraş situat în zona de litoral, la aproximativ 400 de kilometri nord de Santiago, scrie news.ro.

Sunday Express relatează că două persoane au murit după ce au făcut infarct în timpul seismului. De asemenea, numărul celor afectaţi de pana de curent este de 200.000 de persoane.

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