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Earthquake of magnitude 6 is registered in Mexico with epicenter in Tecpan, Guerrero

On the morning of this Sunday, December 11, 2022, an earthquake of magnitude 6 was recorded in the Mexico Citywith epicenter in Tecpan, state of Guerrero.

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According to National Seismologicalthe epidermis of the earthquake was located 22 kilometers from Tecpanin the state of Warriorand 10 kilometers deep.

No damage reported in CDMX

The head of government of Mexico City, Claudia Sheinbaumreported that no damage is reported.

The Secretariat of Citizen Security (SSC) from Mexico City flies over the capital with helicopters and reports white balance in all quadrants.

So far, the Secretariat for Comprehensive Risk Management and Civil Protection has no record of incidents after the earthquake in the CDMX.

In the transportation systems of the Mexico Citysuch as the Metro and Cablebús, the review protocols were activated in the event of an earthquake, the authorities reported.

Citizens evacuate their homes after hearing a seismic alert in Mexico City. (EFE/ Isaac Esquivel).

Surprise earthquake to capital

The seismic alertwhich was activated at 8:32 this Sunday, December 11, caused the inhabitants of Polanco to leave their apartments and the employees of pharmacies and laboratories to activate security protocols.

Moments later, a slight, almost imperceptible tremor was felt.

In the area on the street of Masaryk ehe start of a cycling race was postponed for a few minutes.

However, in this area there are no major incidents.

Source: Elcomercio

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