Tuesday, June 23, 2020

Very Strong, 7.4 Earthquake, Hits Oaxaca Mexico

From Forbes:
Strong Earthquake Rocks Mexico, Tsunami Warning Issued
A powerful earthquake centered in the southern Mexican state of Oaxaca was felt Tuesday morning in Mexico City, one of the world’s largest megalopolises.
Officials also warned of the potential for tsunami waves to strike the coast of Mexico and central America.

The temblor was listed as a 7.4 on the Richter scale by the USGS, with the epicenter about 200 miles south of Mexico City along the coast of Oaxaca....MORE

The details from USGS latest earthquakes, on blogroll at right:
M 7.4 - 12 km SSW of Santa María Zapotitlán, Mexico
16.029°N 95.901°W
26.3 km