MEXICO CITY (AP) — An earthquake has struck southeast Mexico, sending people fleeing into the streets. The U.S. Geological Survey has given a preliminary magnitude of 5.7 and says the epicenter was about 7 miles west-northwest of the town of Nopalapan at a depth of 69 miles. It hit at 8:40 a.m. local time Thursday. The quake triggered seismic alarms 235 miles away in Mexico City, but it was not felt in the capital. There are no immediate reports of damage.
Posted at 9:13 AM, Mar 03, 2022
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