Deep earthquake of magnitude 6.5 strikes in southeast Bolivia

Deep earthquake of magnitude 6.5 strikes in southeast Bolivia

March 15, 2019– Mary Greeley News – An earthquake with a magnitude of 6.5 struck near the city of Cochabamba in southeastern Bolivia early on Friday, the U.S. Geological Survey said.

It was not immediately clear whether anyone was injured. The quake struck some 358.3 km (223 miles) southeast of Cochabamba, the USGS said.

On the USGS felt report as of 5-hours later 111 people reported felling this earthquake.

Many people said it felt very strong.

There were no reports of damage of injuries.

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