Magnitude 6.7 Earthquake Shakes Northern Chile

Created: 01/30/2013 2:51 PM KSTP.com By: Leslie Dyste

A magnitude-6.7 earthquake has shaken northern Chile but authorities say there are no reports of injuries or damage.

The U.S. Geological Survey says Wednesday's quake at 4:15 p.m. was centered 27 miles north of Vallenar.

The quake shook Chile's capital of Santiago, causing office buildings to sway.

(Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.)