earthquake in Mexico - updates

Rappler's latest stories on earthquake in Mexico


Powerful quake in southern Mexico kills 6

Jun 24, 2020 - 3:28 PM

The earthquake hits at a time when Mexico is already reeling from the coronavirus pandemic

PANIC. People get to the streets in Mexico City following a quake on June 23, 2020 amid the COVID-19 novel coronavirus pandemic.  Photo by Claudio Cruz/AFP

Powerful quake strikes Mexico, tsunami alert dropped

Jun 24, 2020 - 12:15 AM

(UPDATED) 'With all the virus problems and now the tremors, and I've just lost one child and the other is ill, so imagine (how I'm feeling),' a local woman says

AFTERMATH. People are seen outside a hospital after a quake in Mexico City, on June 23, 2020, amid the new coronavirus pandemic. Photo by Rodrigo Arangua/AFP

Strong quake shakes Mexico, causing panic

Feb 17, 2018 - 8:43 AM

(UPDATED) Both Mexico's National Seismological Service and the US Geological Survey put the magnitude of the quake at 7.2

21 children among more than 200 dead in powerful Mexico quake

Sep 20, 2017 - 6:00 AM

(5th UPDATE) Rescue crews and volunteers in Mexico City – home to 20 million people – claw through the rubble of at least 49 collapsed buildings looking for survivors and bodies

RUBBLE. Rescuers work on the rubble from a building knocked down by a powerful quake in Mexico City on September 19, 2017. Pedro Pardo/AFP

Strong quake hits Mexico, one dead

Jul 29, 2014 - 9:23 PM

UPDATED A 6 3 magnitude earthquake hits eastern Mexico on Tuesday July 29 shaking buildings as far as the capital and rousing people out of their beds at dawn

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