Magnitude 5.9 earthquake hits Panama-Colombia border: USGS

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Published: July 29, 2015 9:03:42 AM

A magnitude 5.9 earthquake struck the forested Panama-Colombia border on Tuesday at a depth of only 6.2 miles (10 km), the U.S. Geological Survey said.

A magnitude 5.9 earthquake struck the forested Panama-Colombia border on Tuesday at a depth of only 6.2 miles (10 km), the U.S. Geological Survey said.

The earthquake, which was originally reported as magnitude 6.1,  was located about 160 miles (258 km) southeast of the capital of Panama, where the quake was felt, according to a tweet by the country’s emergency services.

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