– Seismologists recorded a powerful earthquake in the district capital of Mexico – Mexico city, reports on Tuesday the Agency Bloomberg.
According to preliminary data, the earthquake magnitude was 6.8 and its epicenter was located East of Mexico city. In turn, some American publications have reported that the magnitude of the earthquake was 7.4.
Media noted that a few hours before the earthquake in Mexico city exercises were held to prepare for the disaster.
Information on casualties or injuries from the earthquake have not yet been reported, there are reports of collapsed buildings.
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