A 6.4 magnitude earthquake shakes Argentina...

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A 6.4 magnitude earthquake shakes Argentina

 International Desk daily-bangladesh.com

 Published: 01:22 PM, 19 January 2021   Updated: 01:55 PM, 19 January 2021

Photo: Collected

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A powerful earthquake of magnitude 6.8 on Richter scale struck in the Argentine province of San Juan (west, border with Chile) just before midnight Monday. 

However, there were no reports of injuries or serious damage yet, according to the German Research Center for Geosciences (GFZ). 

According to the GFZ, the depth of the quake was 10 kilometers or 6.21 miles. The US Tsunami Warning Center said the quake did not cause a tsunami alert.