5.3 magnitude quake hits Colombia — USGS

Posted on Jan 5 2014 - 7:35pm by Rico

An earthquake measuring 5.3 on the Richter scale jolted Colombia late Saturday in the country’s western Valle del Cauca department, the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) said.

The epicenter, with a depth of 61.4 km, was initially determined to be at 4.55 degrees north latitude and 76.06 degrees west longitude. There are no injuries or damages reported.