Earthquake of magnitude 6.7 occurred in Mexico

Earthquake of magnitude 6.7 occurred on Sunday night in the Mexican state of Guerrero, agentstvoReyter reports with reference to the U.S. Geological Survey.

According to the agency, the tremors were felt even in the capital.

No casualties or damage is not reported.

In Mexico City, were marked by several strong aftershocks. According to his Twitter Head of Government Marcelo Ebrard Federal District, the magnitude reached 6.5, but no casualties or damage. The city airport, subway and water supplies are operating normally.

According to RIA Novosti, the tremors were felt in Mexico and caused a small panic. Thousands of people at the same time ran out of the buildings on the street and tried to move as far away from the walls of home. All this happened in the pitch dark, as in many areas of the city power outage. In many places, it has not worked so far.

Above the town are now flying rescue helicopters, which monitor possible damage, and most of the people who left their homes and moved to the nearby restaurants that are not turned off the light.

According to the Service, the earthquake was located at a depth of 57 kilometers more than 35 kilometers from the city Teloloapan (Teloloapan).

Earthquakes felt in various capacities Mexico regularly, but often they do not lead to serious consequences.

Nineteenth September 1985 a massive earthquake almost flattened center of the capital of Mexico. The strength of the first push then was 8.1 on the Richter scale, the second — 7.5 points. Disaster victims were 5.526 thousand people, more than 40,000 wounded, 31,000 people were left homeless.

One person was killed and one injured in an earthquake in Mexico

One person was killed Saturday by a strong earthquake in Mexico, Reuters reported.

According to the agency, the incident occurred in the small town of Iguala in Guerrero, which was the epicenter of the earthquake. A man collapsed roof of his house.

At the same time, Mexican President Felipe Calderon said in his Twitter yet another victim — in the city of Tuxpan. A man was injured in the collapse of the roof of the house.

Earthquake of magnitude 6.7 occurred on Sunday night in the Mexican state of Guerrero, Reuters reported with reference to the U.S. Geological Survey.

In Mexico, several strong aftershocks were felt. According to his Twitter Head of Government of the Federal District of Mexico City Marcelo Ebrard, the capital reached 6.5 magnitude, but no casualties or damage. The city airport, subway and water supplies are operating normally.

According to RIA Novosti, the tremors were felt in Mexico and caused a small panic. Thousands of people at the same time ran out of the buildings on the street and tried to move as far away from the walls of the houses. All this happened in the pitch dark, as in many areas of the city power outage. In many places, it is not so far.

Above the town are now flying rescue helicopters, which monitor possible damage. Most left the house are located in the nearby restaurants that do not turn off the light.

According to the Service, the earthquake was located at a depth of 57 kilometers more than 35 kilometers from the city Teloloapan (Teloloapan).

The number of victims of the earthquake in Mexico has risen to three

The number of victims of a powerful earthquake on Sunday in Mexico, has reached three, some areas were without power, reports the Associated Press.

We have previously reported one killed in an earthquake of magnitude 6.7, the focus of which, according to the U.S. Geological Survey, at the depth of 64.9 kilometers in the state of Guerrero.

As the representatives of the Ministry of Internal Affairs of Mexico, tremors were felt in nine states.

According to RIA Novosti, the earthquake was felt in Mexico and caused a small panic. Thousands of people at the same time ran out of the buildings on the street and tried to move as far away from the walls of the houses. All this happened in the pitch dark, as in many areas of the city power outage.

Large-scale destruction of the tremors have not caused, says the Associated Press.

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