Magnitude-6.5 Recorded earthquake off Nicaragua


Managua, Nicaragua-According to the US Geological Survey, a preliminary magnitude 6.5 earthquake struck the Pacific Ocean off Nicaragua.

A medium-deep quake of 30 kilometers (20 miles) at 4:57 am (Greenwich Mean Time 0957) on Wednesday occurred approximately 78.2 kilometers (48.5 miles) from the coast of Hikirillo’s beach resort. Did.

No tsunami warning was issued and there was no immediate report of damage.

Associated Press