Earthquake with a magnitude of 6.3 strikes off the coast of Central America

An earthquake with a magnitude of 6.3 struck Pacific Ocean off the Central American coast.

The US Geological Survey says the earthquake occurred between Central America and Galapagos Islands on Sunday.

According to USGS researchers, the earthquake occurred at a depth of six miles.

There were no initial reports of damage and no warning was issued of a potential tsunami.

Authorities in Ecuador, of which the Galapagos Islands are a part, had no immediate reports of damage from the quake, Reuters reported.

Civil protection authorities in Panama also said they had not been notified of any impact.

The European-Mediterranean Seismological Center had initially reported that the earthquake had a magnitude of 6.4.

The biggest earthquake in 2022 measured a magnitude of 6.4 and occurred in Papua New Guinea on October 14, while the countries that have experienced the most activity are Mexico, Indonesia and Chile.

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