6.4 earthquake strikes near the coast of Chiapas, Mexico


July 14 (Reuters) – An earthquake of magnitude 6.4 struck near the coast of Chiapas in Mexico on Friday, the German Research Center for Geosciences (GFZ) said.

The state’s civil protection confirmed that there were no immediate reports of material damage, injuries, or fatalities.

The quake struck at a depth of 10 km (6.21 miles), GFZ said.

Reporting by Urvi Dugar and Natalia Siniawski, editing by Christina Fincher

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Source: Reuters

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