Quake of 6.1 magnitude in Pacific Ocean off Mexico

A 6.1 magnitude earthquake struck in the Pacific Ocean off the coast of Mexico on Monday.

Quake of 6.1 magnitude in Pacific Ocean off Mexico

A 6.1 magnitude earthquake struck in the Pacific Ocean off the coast of Mexico on Monday, but there were no immediate reports of damage or casualties.

"We are continually monitoring the situation but there are no reports of damage or injuries," said a spokesman for the Jalisco state civil defense organization.

The quake was centered 176 miles (283 km) west-southwest of Cihuatlan in Jalisco state at a depth of 6.2 miles (10 km), the U.S. Geological Survey reported.
 

Reuters

Last Mod: 24 Ağustos 2010, 10:39
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