A 7.2-magnitude earthquake struck Central Mexico today at 23:39:42 UTC causing people to flee swaying buildings and office towers in the country’s capital.

There have been reports of injuries or damages at the time of this report.

No tsunami warning has been issued.


• 53 km (33 miles) NE (47 degrees) of Pinotepa Nacional, Oaxaca, Mexico
• 69 km (43 miles) S (178 degrees) of Tlaxiaco, Oaxaca, Mexico
• 82 km (51 miles) E (93 degrees) of Ometepec, Guerrero, Mexico
• 109 km (68 miles) WSW (246 degrees) of Oaxaca, Oaxaca, Mexico
• 242 km (151 miles) E (95 degrees) of Acapulco, Guerrero, Mexico