6.0 magnitude quake in northern Argentina: USGS

AFP , Thursday 4 Aug 2016

A 6.0 magnitude earthquake shook an area near Argentina's northern border with Bolivia on Thursday, the US Geological Survey reported.

The quake, which struck at 1415 GMT, was centered about 48 kilometers (30 miles) northwest of the town of Abra Pampa, Argentina at a depth of 258.1 kilometers, the agency said.

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