Magnitude 6.5 earthquake strikes near Parrita, Costa Rica

SFgate – November 12, 2017

The United States Geological Survey reports a preliminary magnitude 6.5 earthquake struck near Parrita, Costa Rica on Sunday.

The quake hit at 8:28 PM local time at a depth of 10 kilometers.

There was no initial word on damage or injury resulting from the quake. More information on this earthquake is available on the USGS event page.

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