5.8-magnitude quake strikes Costa Rica

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Posted: Oct 10, 2012 8:44 AM
5.8-magnitude quake strikes Costa Rica

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A 5.8-magnitude earthquake struck eastern Costa Rica on Wednesday, the U.S. Geological Survey said.

The quake hit 27 miles south-southeast of Liberia, Costa Rica, at a depth of 5.8 miles, the survey said.

(Writing by Doina Chiacu; Editing by Bill TRott)