Strong quake rattles Mexico's Gulf of California

by Anonymous on Oct. 21st, 2010

Mexico earthquake location
Mexico earthquake locationCourtesy USGS
A fairly strong earthquake measuring 6.9 magnitude (6.7 according to the USGS Earthquake site) caused some panic but so far no reported injuries or major damage to population centers along the Gulf of California. The quake, which struck just before noon local time, was centered about 65 miles south of the coastal city of Los Mochis, and about 6 miles beneath the surface.

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MicroScribe's picture

Anybody heard if a tsunami has been generated?

posted on Fri, 10/22/2010 - 11:11am
Liza's picture
Liza says:

Looks like no tsunami warnings have been issued. Yet, anyway.

posted on Fri, 10/22/2010 - 11:43am

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