A magnitude of 6.2 earthquake hits the border area between Chile and Argentina



German Research Center for Geosciences (GFZ), a 6.2 magnitude earthquake shook the border region between Chile and Argentina on Monday.

The center said that the quake occurred at a depth of 162 km, on the border between the two countries.

On the other hand, the Syrian News Agency reported yesterday, Monday, that an earthquake measuring 4.1 on the Richter scale hit the area northeast of Hama’s Syrian city, while residents in neighboring areas also felt the tremor.

The National Seismological Center said that the National Seismic Monitoring Network stations recorded a tremor of 4.1 magnitudes on the Richter scale in the northeastern city of Hama with a limit of 27 km and a depth of 5 km at 15:47 local time.

The Syrian News Agency stated that residents in Hama, Homs, and Tartous felt the earthquake. Still, it did not indicate any injuries or material damage as a result of the earthquake

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