Massive 7.6 Earthquake Strikes Southern Mexico
Breaking news- An earthquke registering 7.6 just struck Mexico City.
This is bad. Very bad.
A major 7.6 magnitude earthquake struck 120 miles east of Acapulco on Mexico’s Pacific coast, the U.S. Geological Survey said on Tuesday.
The USGS located the epicenter of the quake at 15 miles east of Ometepec in Guerrero state at a depth of 10.9 miles.
The Pacific Tsunami Warning Center said the inland earthquake would not generate a destructive widespread tsunami, but there was the possibility of some local tsunami effects.
The quake was felt in Mexico City where buildings shook and office employees fled into the street, according to a Reuters witnesses.