Big earthquake hits off coast of Guatemala

A 6.2 magnitude earthquake hit off the coast of Guatamala Friday morning .

A 6.2 magnitude earthquake hit off the coast of Guatamala Friday morning .

SAN DIEGO – A 6.2 magnitude earthquake that hit off the coast of Guatemala Friday morning was not expected to create a tsunami, according to experts.

The large quake hit at about 7:30 a.m. PDT and was centered about 60 miles off the coast of the Central American country.

The quake was not large enough to generate a tsunami or hazardous harbor waves, according to the Pacific Tsunami Center.

There were no immediate reports of damage or injuries from the quake.

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