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Earthquake Registering 6.3 On Richter Scale Strikes Offshore In Mexico’s Gulf of California

An earthquake registering 6.3 on the Richter scale early Friday morning struck offshore in Mexico’s Gulf of California resulted in no immediate reports of damage, ABC News reported. The U.S. Geological Survey said the quake was centered about 48 miles (78 kilometers) north-northeast of Loreto, in the waters between the states of Baja California Sur and Sonora, the report said. The USGS reported the temblor struck at a depth of six miles (10 kilometers), ABC News reported.The area where the quake struck is a desert coastline dotted with Earsmall towns and fishing villages popular with U.S. tourists who park their recreational vehicles at seaside campsites, the report said. Yolanda Vallejo,…