6.2 magnitude earthquake strikes Argentina Sunday

New Earthquake

BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) – A strong earthquake with a magnitude of 6.2 has struck northwestern Argentina, but there are no immediate reports of damage or injuries.

The earthquake struck just after 8 a.m. local time (14:00 GMT) and was centered about 16 miles (26 kilometers) north of the community of Chilecito in La Rioja province, near the border with Chile. It had a depth of around 62 miles (100 kilometers).

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