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Magnitude 6.2 Quake Strikes Northern Chile

A magnitude 6.2 earthquake struck the northern coast of Chile on Saturday, the U.S. Geological Survey said, but there were no immediate reports of damage or casualties.      The quake was located 63 miles (101 km) northwest of the copper-exporting port of and had a depth of 7.1 miles (11 km), the USGS said.     It was followed by aftershocks of 5.2 and 5.5 magnitude in the same area.      Chile's ONEMI emergency office...

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