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Strong quake hits near resort city in Mexico, buildings sway in capitol – Cleveland, Ohio

Cleveland, Ohio 2021-09-07 22:49:05 –

(AP)-A powerful earthquake struck in the south Mexico Near the Pacific resort city of Acapulco, a building in Mexico City, nearly 200 miles away, is rocking.

According to the US Geological Survey, the preliminary magnitude of the quake on Tuesday night was 7.0, centered around 17 kilometers northeast of Acapulco.

There are no immediate reports from the seismic zone. In Mexico City, the ground shook for nearly a minute in some parts of the capital, but less noticeable in others.

Some people temporarily evacuated their buildings, but most soon returned inside on a rainy night.

Mayor Claudia Sheinbaum said electricity was knocked out in some areas.

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