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Sharp Tremor Rattles Ecuador

MONTECRISTI, Ecuador—A 6.1-magnitude tremor rattled Ecuador overnight, the strongest aftershock since a lethal earthquake killed hundreds of people on Saturday. There was no immediate report of further damage.

The U.S. Geological Survey said the tremor was centered offshore, 15 miles west of Muisne, at 3:33 a.m. local time. The previous strongest aftershock had a magnitude of 5.7.

The death toll from Saturday’s magnitude-7.8 earthquake stood at 525 on Wednesday, according to the National Prosecutors Office. Officials expected more bodies to be found, with the Defense Department reporting Tuesday that more than 200...