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Earthquake map for Mexico - Sept. 8, 2017

An 8.1 magnitude earthquake hit 73 miles off of Mexico’s coast overnight.

There are reports of 5 people having been killed, and shock waves were felt as far as Mexico City, some 650 miles away.
Update: The number of people killed has risen to 26 as of Friday afternoon.

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There was a 5.7 magnitude aftershock some 12 minutes later.

There was also tsunami, with waves up to 2.3 feet.

 
 
 
 
 

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