A powerful 7.5 magnitude earthquake struck near the border of Ecuador and Peru on Friday, sending shock hits to the capital of Ecuador in Quito and the coastal town of Guayaquil.
"Preliminary reports of the earthquakes near Macas show no major damage," said Ecuadorian President Lenin Moreno, adding that the rattles were felt "all over the country."
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The earthquake occurred at about 5:1
Social media videos have shown that chandeliers are shaken and residents are pounding down the streets. 30 minutes after the first earthquake, the official Institute of Geophysics in Peru
This major earthquake came almost three years after a 7.8-percussive rocket near the Ecuadorian coast, killing more than 700 people and destroying hundreds of homes
] The Associated Press contributed to this report.