Colombia Hit by 7.1 Magnitude Earthquake

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0  Updated at 11:13 am, September 30th, 2012 By: ABC Digital
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Zoonar/Thinkstock(BOGOTA, Colombia) — A 7.1 magnitude earrthquake struck the Colombian town of La Vega, about 50 miles north of Bogota shortly before noon on Sunday.

The quake, which was 93.5 miles deep, hit the town at 11:31 a.m. local time.

There were no immediate reports of damage or injuries in the city.

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