6.3-earthquake shakes Ecuador capital Quito

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(Worthy News) - A 6.2-magnitude earthquake struck near Ecuador's capital city of Quito late Thursday, according to the U.S. Geological Survey.

Approximately two million people live within 60 miles of the region that was struck hardest by the natural disaster.

Ecuadorian officials have not shared the number of people killed, wounded, or missing as a result of the incident. [ Source: Washington Examiner (Read More...) ]

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