Moderate 5.6 magnitude quake reported in Guatemala -USGS

A moderate 5.6 magnitude earthquake shook Guatemala early on Tuesday, the U.S. Geological Survey reported.

Moderate 5.6 magnitude quake reported in Guatemala -USGS

A moderate 5.6 magnitude earthquake shook Guatemala early on Tuesday, the U.S. Geological Survey reported.

The quake hit at 4:52 a.m. local time (1052 GMT) at a depth of 4.5 miles (7 km), centred 51 miles (83 km) north northeast of Huehuetenago, and 106 miles (171 km) north northwest of Guatemala City.

A 5.6 magnitude quake is capable of considerable damage but there were no immediate reports of damage or injuries.

Reuters

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