New Delhi: An earthquake of magnitude 7.5 on the Richter scale hit Peru-Ecuador Border Region at 03:47 PM on Wednesday, IMD said. Also Read - 5.3 Magnitude Earthquake Hits Kathmandu in Nepal, Tremors Felt in Bihar Too
No casualties were reported. Also Read - Earthquake in Mumbai: 2.7 Magnitude Earthquake Strikes North Mumbai
More details are awaited. Also Read - Earthquake of Magnitude 4.1 Strikes West Bengal's Durgapur, No Loss Reported
In an earlier incident on January 28, a magnitude 4.5 earthquake struck in the Pacific Ocean off the coast of Oregon. The earthquake hit a spot 462.0 kilometres west of Yachats at 7:40 p.m. Yachats is a town of about 750 people.