Not too much information right now about this earthquake but all the reports are saying is that a magnitude 7.2 (strong) earthquake just hit offshore from Central Chile. We will update you as more information comes in about the incident. For the official report click here.
These types of incidents can be very scary to think about at times. What if one of those probes comes down from space and DOESN’T land in the ocean. According to the Associated Press, a Russian space probe that had been part of their plan to explore the moon and mars, had fallen into the Pacific Ocean west of Chile’s coast. The craft that crashed into the ocean was worth $170 million. For more information on this incident click here.