Magnitude 5.2 earthquake occurred off the coast of Mexico

 Earthquake of magnitude 5.2 occurred on Sunday off the coast of Mexico, near the border with Guatemala, soobschaetsayt U.S. Geological Survey.

Quake was recorded at 16.21 MSK. The epicenter was located in the Pacific Ocean 58 kilometers south-west of the town of Puerto Madero. Its center lies at a depth of 35.5 kilometers. Information on casualties or damage were reported.

Pacific "fire zone" — a band of volcanoes and tectonic faults up to 40 thousand kilometers. He circles the Pacific Ocean, passing along the coasts of North and South America to the southern part of Alaska, then turns to Japan, the Philippines and Indonesia, and ends near the island of New Guinea, New Zealand and South West Pacific. It is in the "Ring of Fire" is the vast majority of the known volcanic planet. It happens 90% of all earthquakes in the world.

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