5.4 magnitude earthquake hits western Montenegro

    The Hawk
    March14/ 2024
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    Epicentered near Pluzine, no casualties or damages reported so far.

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    Belgrade: A magnitude 5.4 earthquake struck the mountainous region in western Montenegro early on Thursday, the US Geological Survey (USGS) said.

    The epicentre of the earthquake was in the Pluzine area, around 30 km (18.64 miles) from Montenegro's city of Niksic, and not far from the border with neighboring Bosnia, the USGS data showed.

    There were no immediate reports on casualties or damages.