An earthquake with initial magnitude of 6.0 has hit near the coast of Ecuador.
The United States Geological Survey stated the epicenter is approximately 20km (12.5 miles) from Bahia de Caraquez. The quake, which is 2km (about 15 miles) deep, happened at around 11:20 GMT (6:20 a.m. EST) on Sunday.
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Bahia de Caraquez is around 360 km (220 miles) west of the South American country capital, Quito. It was not instantly clear if any injuries was recorded or damage in the country.
Read more at : Washington Post