6.2-magnitude quake hits northern Argentina

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  • The quake hit northern Argentina
  • It was 5.9 miles deep
  • There were no immediate reports of injuries or damage

An earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 6.2 struck near San Salvador de Jujuy, in northern Argentina, on Thursday morning, the U.S. Geological Survey said.

The quake hit at a depth of 5.9 miles. It hit near the Argentine borders with Bolivia and Paraguay.

There were no immediate reports of damage or injuries.