Magnitude 6.3 quake hits off Yemen coast: USGS

LONDON Sat Jul 19, 2014 10:29am EDT

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LONDON (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 epicenter as 435 km east-southeast of Qalansiyah, Socotra Island. No further details were immediately available.

(Writing by Alison Williams; Editing by Louise Ireland)

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