First tsunami waves reach Chile coast following quake

By REUTERS
April 3, 2014 07:55






SANTIAGO - The first tsunami waves have reached Chile's coastline following a magnitude 7.6 earthquake, the country's navy said on Thursday.



The Pacific Tsunami Warning Center said the tsunami wave activity on Chile coast reached a height of 2.4 feet (0.7 meter). The tsunami warning for Chile and Peru has now been cancelled.

The latest quake is the largest of a series of aftershocks following the powerful and deadly 8.2 magnitude quake that hit on Tuesday.


Related Content
Breaking news
December 16, 2017
South Korean newspaper says North Korea behind attacks on cryptocurrency exchanges

By REUTERS

Israel Weather
  • 9 - 22
    Beer Sheva
    12 - 22
    Tel Aviv - Yafo
  • 11 - 17
    Jerusalem
    13 - 20
    Haifa
  • 12 - 25
    Elat
    13 - 23
    Tiberias