Magnitude-7.5 earthquake reported near Guatemala
Published: November 7, 2012 10:06AM
Updated: November 7, 2012 10:06AM

GUATEMALA CITY • The U.S. Geological Survey says that a strong earthquake has hit off the Pacific coast of Guatemala, rocking the capital and shaking buildings as far away as Mexico City and El Salvador.

The magnitude-7.5 quake, about 20 miles deep, was centered off the town of Champerico.