Earthquake in Colima violently wakes everyone up, it was 5.9 degrees

Last Monday, September 19, a few minutes after the National Drill 2022, the seismic alarm was activated; It was about a 7.7 magnitude earthquake in Michoacán which was felt in various parts of the country. Since then almost a thousand aftershocks have been recorded, the strongest of which was an earthquake in Colima of 5.9 degrees.

Hundreds of users claimed to have felt a violent earthquake at 5:00 am on Tuesday, September 20; some indicated that they were violently awakened by the situation.

previously in The Truth News We announced that an earthquake hit Tecomán after the tremor in Michoacán, and hours later the latter was recorded, putting everyone on alert.

Aftershocks of the earthquake in Michoacán

Earthquake in Colima violently wakes everyone up, it was 5.9 degrees

The earthquake caused damage in some parts

According to experts, since the earthquake was registered in Michoacán, which was felt in Mexico City and in other parts of the republic, 632 aftershocks have been recorded, the strongest of which was this one in Colima at 5 in the morning. .

“Yes, it was felt. I thought that at any moment the alert would be activated, ”wrote one user.

Although no damage was reported, the population is alert, since last Monday the 19th, an important day in the memory of Mexicans, at least five strong earthquakes were recorded:

  • Earthquake in Chiapas, 4.8 degrees
  • Earthquake in Michoacán 6.8 degrees
  • Earthquake in Michoacán 7.7 degrees
  • Earthquake in Colima, 5.3 degrees
  • Earthquake in Colima, 5.9 degrees

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Victims of the earthquake in Colima

Earthquake in Colima violently wakes everyone up, it was 5.9 degrees

The earthquake caused damage and a small tsunami

According to the preliminary report, the earthquake registered on Monday afternoon left a woman dead after a store front fell on her. Another female and two minors were seriously injured in Tecomán.

Mexico was hit by various earthquakes on a highly commemorative date; for the third time a historic earthquake was recorded.

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