Earthquake strikes Nicaragua, shaking buildings in capital

by Reuters
Monday, 14 April 2014 05:30 GMT

MANAGUA, April 14 (Reuters) - An earthquake struck Nicaragua early on Monday morning, shaking buildings in the capital Managua.

An official at Nicaragua's seismological authorities said the quake measured 5.6 in magnitude but had struck at a shallow depth, making it more powerfully felt. (Reporting by Ivan Castro)

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