Mexico has again been hit by an earthquake measuring 6.8 on the Richter scale, the European Mediterranean Seismological Center said.
The earthquake occurred at a depth of 80 kilometers, the report said. As Reuters reports, buildings shook violently in the capital, Mexico City
The epicenter of the earthquake was on the coast of the Pacific Ocean, in the Mexican federal state of Colima, which borders Michoacan, where the epicenter of today’s earthquake was also located.
Such a disaster struck Mexico earlier this week, on Monday, seismologists there said it was 7.7 on the Richter scale.
After the earthquake, the authorities warned of a tsunami.