Caracas shaken by quake, no injuries reported

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Posted: Aug 16, 2014 10:13 AM

CARACAS (Reuters) - The Venezuelan capital Caracas was shaken on Saturday by a 4.6 magnitude earthquake, though no injuries or major damage were reported.

The U.S. Geological Survey said the 8:09 a.m. quake was centered near the town of El Limon, along the country's Caribbean coast about 42 miles west of Caracas.

(Reporting by Deisy Buitrago and Julia Symmes Cobb; Editing by Alison Williams)