The quake struck 105 km west-northwest of Sola at around 6:06 pm (UTC) on Tuesday. The temblor was situated at a depth of 46.9 km, according to the United States Geological Survey (USGS).
No tsunami warning has been issued and no casualties or damage to property has been reported so far.
Further details in the matter are awaited.
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