USGS: Powerful 6.6 magnitude quake strikes Costa Rica

By REUTERS
October 24, 2012 04:54

 
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WASHINGTON - A powerful 6.6 magnitude earthquake struck western Costa Rica on Tuesday, the U.S. Geological Survey said.

The quake was centered about 38 miles (61 km) south of Liberia, Costa Rica, at a depth of 11.8 miles (19 km), the USGS said.

There were no immediate reports of damage or injuries.

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