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Magnitude 6.8 earthquake off of Guatemala's Pacific coast, USGS says

Posted June 22
Updated June 23

A magnitude 6.8 earthquake struck off of Guatemala's Pacific coast Thursday, the US Geological Survey reports. The quake was recorded at about 24 miles (38 km) from the city of Puerto San Jose, according to the USGS.

Guatemala's emergency management system, CONRED, says via Twitter it is monitoring for any damage.


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