A 6.9 magnitude earthquake struck Mexico early Thursday morning, three days after a first powerful quake. According to the Mexican seismological service, an earthquake occurred this Thursday morning at 1:16 a.m. local time in the state of Michoacan, in western Mexico, 84 kilometers from the city of Coalcoman. Update the information. Desafortunadamente reportan to me a lamentable fallecimiento por caída in the colonia Doctores. https://t.co/B4lChHigoR—Dra. Claudia Sheinbaum (@Claudiashein) September 22, 2022 A powerful tremor was felt as far away as the country’s capital Mexico, where one casualty was reported. According to Claudia Sheinbaum, the mayor of Mexico City, a woman died from the consequences of the earthquake. She reportedly fell down the stairs in her home. A first earthquake of magnitude 7.6 hit the state of Michoacan on Monday afternoon. The tremor from this earthquake triggered an earthquake alert in Mexico City and killed two people. This first earthquake occurred on the anniversary of two other powerful earthquakes that occurred in 1985 and 2017.
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