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Mexico hit by earthquake

News Agencies | Updated on: 19 February 2018, 14:03 IST
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An earthquake measuring 6.1 on the Richter Scale struck Mexico City early on Monday morning, sending many people out onto the streets.

A media report said that the epicentre of the tremblor is 43 kilometres east of Oaxaca at a depth of 10 kilometres.

The earthquake is said to have occurred at 6.56 GMT, the US Geological Survey said. Further details are awaited.


First published: 19 February 2018, 14:03 IST