USGS: 6.6 magnitude quake off Panama's Pacific Coast

By REUTERS
June 4, 2012 04:08

 
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A 6.6 magnitude struck off the Pacific coast of Panama on Sunday, the US Geological Survey said.

The epicenter was 230 miles (370 km) south of David, Panama, at a depth of 6.0 miles (10.5 km). There was no tsunami threat, the Pacific Tsunami Warning Center said.

The quake was reported to have occurred at 6:45 local time (0045 GMT).

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