Mexico hit by 6.3 magnitude earthquake, U.S. Geological Survey says

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Posted: Apr 02, 2012 1:53 PM
Mexico hit by 6.3 magnitude earthquake, U.S. Geological Survey says

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - An earthquake of 6.3 magnitude shook Mexico on Monday, the U.S. Geological Survey said.

The quake was centered about 18 miles east-southeast of Ometepec in the state of Guerrero at a depth of 6.2 miles, the USGS said.

The quake was felt in Mexico City, witnesses said.

(Editing by Bill Trott)