By the CNN Wire Staff
updated 7:11 PM EDT, Sun March 25, 2012

-- A 7.2-magnitude earthquake hit central Chile on Sunday, the U.S. Geological Survey reported.

The earthquake was at a depth of 18.6 miles (30 km) and struck 16 miles (27 km) north-northwest of Talca, the USGS said. It had originally reported the quake was offshore.

No tsunami warning was issued and there were no immediate reports of injuries or damage.