Magnitude 6.3 quake hits off Yemen coast - USGS

LONDON, July 19 Sat Jul 19, 2014 10:27am EDT

LONDON, July 19 (Reuters) - A magnitude 6.3 quake hit off the coast of Yemen on Saturday, at a depth of 10 km (6 miles), the U.S. Geological Survey said.

It gave the epicentre as 435 km east-southeast of Qalansiyah, Socotra Island. No further details were immediately available.

(Writing by Alison Williams; Editing by Louise Ireland)