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Magnitude 5.5 earthquake strikes Tarapaca, Chile

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An earthquake of magnitude 5.5 occurred off the coast of Tarapaca, Chile, on Thursday, the Euro-Mediterranean Seismological Center said.

The center revised downward the intensity of the earthquake after initially declaring it to be 5.8.

The center said that the earthquake occurred at a depth of 100 km.