Skip to main content
Advertising

Originally published Thursday, April 11, 2013 at 9:23 PM

  • Share:
           
  • Comments (0)
  • Print

Moderate earthquake felt in Mexico City

A moderate earthquake shook buildings in Mexico's capital and its southwestern coast, but there were no immediate reports of damage.

The Associated Press

Most Popular Comments
Hide / Show comments
No comments have been posted to this article.
Start the conversation >

advertising

MEXICO CITY —

A moderate earthquake shook buildings in Mexico's capital and its southwestern coast, but there were no immediate reports of damage.

The U.S. Geological Survey said the quake had a magnitude of 5.2 and its epicenter was 27 miles (44 kilometers) north-northeast of Zihuatanejo in Guerrero state. It was 177 miles (286 kms) southwest of Mexico City.

Buildings swayed in Mexico City at 10:45 p.m. local time, but offices were largely empty for the night.

Authorities in Mexico City reported no damages or deaths.

News where, when and how you want it

Email Icon


Advertising
The Seattle Times

The door is closed, but it's not locked.

Take a minute to subscribe and continue to enjoy The Seattle Times for as little as 99 cents a week.

Subscription options ►

Already a subscriber?

We've got good news for you. Unlimited seattletimes.com content access is included with most subscriptions.

Subscriber login ►