WASHINGTON, Sept 30 A 7.4-magnitude earthquake hit southwestern Colombia on Sunday, the U.S. Geological Survey reported.
The quake was centered 28 miles (45 km) south of Popayan, Colombia, close to the Ecuador border. The initial magnitude was reported to be 7.3. (Writing by Doina Chiacu; Editing by Bill Trott)
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