23 Nov 2011

Strong earthquake rattles Bolivia

9:04 am on 23 November 2011

A magnitude 6.2 earthquake has struck Bolivia.

The United States Geological Survey says the epicentre of the quake was more than 500 kilometres underground, 60 kilometres southwest of the provincial capital of Trinidad.

The quake hit at 2.48pm local time.

There have been no immediate reports of damage or injuries.