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6.8-mag. quake hits western Mexico coast

The ABC7 Quake Cam captured the 6.8 earthquake that struck 83 kilometers SW of Etchoropo, Mexico Saturday, Oct. 19, 2013.

October 19, 2013 12:00:00 AM PDT
An earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 6.8 struck the western coast of Mexico Saturday, according to the USGS.

The quake was centered 82 kilometers southwest of the town of Etchoropo, in the state of Sonora, and struck at 10:54 a.m. PT.

The quake hit at a depth of 6.2 miles (10 km) in the Gulf of California.

There were no immediate reports of damage or injury.