Magnitude 7.6 quake hits in Caribbean north of Honduras

A magnitude 7.6 shake has impressed in the Caribbean Sea north of Honduras.

There are no early reports of damage on shore, but the U.S. National Tsunami Warning Center warns of tsunami jeopardies in Puerto Rico, Jamaica, other islands and the coast of Central America.

The U.S. Geological Survey quantified the quake at a preliminary size of seven. 6. The shake impres in the high seas Tuesday night about 125 miles( 202 kilometers) north-northeast of Barra Patuca, Honduras, and 188 miles( 303 kilometers) southwest of George Town, Cayman Islands. The tremble passed about 6 miles( 10 kilometers) below the surface.

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