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Powerful 6.6 magnitude quake strikes Costa Rica -USGS
October 24, 2012 / 1:00 AM / 5 years ago

Powerful 6.6 magnitude quake strikes Costa Rica -USGS

WASHINGTON, Oct 23 (Reuters) - A powerful 6.6 magnitude earthquake struck western Costa Rica on Tuesday, the U.S. Geological Survey said.

The quake was centered about 38 miles (61 km) south of Liberia, Costa Rica, at a depth of 11.8 miles (19 km), the USGS said.

There were no immediate reports of damage or injuries. (Editing by Eric Walsh)

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