A 6.8 magnitude earthquake struck Mexico early Thursday morning. At least two people died after the earthquake. Many buildings were damaged and set off landslides. The quake struck near the western capital of Michoacán at 01:19 am.
Like the earthquake three days ago on Monday, it is centered in the western state of Microkan near the Pacific coast. According to the United States Geological Survey, the epicenter was about 46 kilometers southwest of Agullella at a depth of 24.1 kilometers.
President Andrés Manuel López Obrador said there were no immediate reports of damage. He said through Twitter that the states of Colima, Jalisco and Guerrero are also concerned.
Earthquake once again shook this country which was already in 1985, 2013 and now 2022.
The quake shook an all around jumpy country. Monday’s all the more impressive tremor was the third serious quake to strike on Sept. 19 — in 1985, 2017 and presently 2022. The 2017 and 2022 Sept. 19 tremors came not long after the yearly quake drill directed each Sept. 19 to celebrate the staggering 1985 quake that killed about 9,500 individuals.