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Strong earthquake rattles Nicaragua

By CNN Staff
April 11, 2014 -- Updated 0013 GMT (0813 HKT)

(CNN) -- A 6.1-magnitude earthquake struck Nicaragua on Thursday, the U.S. Geological Survey reported.

The quake was centered some 11 miles southeast of Larreynaga, northwest of the capital city of Managua, at a depth of 6.2 miles.

There were no immediate reports of injuries or damage.

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