Magnitude 6.0 earthquake hits Argentina

Magnitude 6.0 earthquake hits Argentina

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Buenos Aires, Nov 20 : A magnitude 6.0 earthquake has been registered in the central part of Argentina, the national seismological center said on Wednesday.

Tremors occurred at 2310 hrs (GMT) on Tuesday. The epicenter was located 77 kilometers (47.8 miles) to the south-west of San Luis, at the depth of 14 kilometers.

There have not been any reports about damage or casualties yet. The quake is thought to be shallow and struck at a depth of 10 km, at 2:54 am local time, according to the US Geological Survey. (UNI)