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HindustanTimes Thu,10 Jul 2014

World

Moderate earthquake shakes southern Mexico
AP
Mexico City , August 15, 2009
First Published: 20:14 IST(15/8/2009)
Last Updated: 20:17 IST(15/8/2009)

A moderate earthquake has struck in a mountainous region of southern Mexico between the capital and the Pacific Coast.

The US Geological Survey says the Saturday morning quake had a magnitude of 5.3 and was centered 5 miles (10 kilometers) from the city of Arcelia, in the Pacific Coast state of Guerrero. It was also felt 105 miles (170 kilometers away in Mexico City.


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