Mexico Hit by Tsunami, 7.6 Magnitude Earthquake
A tsunami alert was issued just after a 7.6 magnitude earthquake struck the coast of Mexico, according to the U.S. Geological Survey.
The earthquake struck off the coast of La Placita de Morelos in western Mexico in the Pacific Ocean, USCS reports.
The U.S. Tsunami Warning System issued an alert warning that a tsunami is possible along the coast of Michoacan, Mexico.
In the aftermath, tsunami waves are possible for Hawaii, American Samoa, Guam, Australia, Japan, and more.
🚨#BREAKING: Powerful 7.6 magnitude earthquake strikes Mexico.— R A W S A L E R T S (@rawsalerts) September 19, 2022
📌#Michoacan | #Mexico
A Massive 7.6 magnitude earthquake strikes near the coast of Michoacan, Mexico. With a Tsunami possible after strong earthquake strikes near the coast according to U.S. Tsunami Warning System. pic.twitter.com/wTyXNu9KIh
September 19, 2022— CLIMATE Change 🌪️🌋❄️ (@weatheralert15) September 19, 2022
🇲🇽 #mexico | A 7.6 magnitude earthquake just offshore from Mexico’s west coast. A #tsunami warning has been issued for the coast#Sismo #earthquake #Apatzingán pic.twitter.com/bF7uXYefZt
NEW VIDEO | A violent 7.6 magnitude earthquake struck off the coast of Mexico and shook those in Puerto Vallarta. A tsunami threat currently exists for the west coast of Mexico.— Zach Covey (@ZachCoveyTV) September 19, 2022
📹 @itspapajon / Twitter pic.twitter.com/kPK5WnqY1z
On a new anniversary of the fateful 17S in Mexico, another earthquake shakes Ciudad de Mexico, ONEMI is evaluating a tsunami alert on Chilean coasts— Chilean Crave 🇨🇱 (@ChileanCrave) September 19, 2022
My youngest son is in Mexico City and just got evacuated from his hotel. Sent this video. 7.5 earthquake 58 miles off the coast of Colima, Mexico. pic.twitter.com/km7i0gLuix— Rick Smol (@RickSmol) September 19, 2022
Mexico City Intl. Airport was evacuated briefly as a 7.5 magnitude earthquake struck off Mexico’s Pacific coast,today.— FL360aero (@fl360aero) September 19, 2022
Interestingly,the earthquake has struck on the anniversaries of two past earthquakes around the City that killed over 10,000 people in 1985 & over 360 in 2017. pic.twitter.com/GXZSOsXib0
#Tsunami alert issued for part of Mexico after 7.6-magnitude earthquake strikes off of the country’s southwestern coast#earthquake #Mexico #Michoacan #sismo #AlertaSismica #Deprem pic.twitter.com/Jsu7FMvUpC— Siraj Noorani (@sirajnoorani) September 19, 2022
🔴🇲🇽 #Alerta de #Tsunami emitida para #México se esperan olas de grandes dimensiones en las costas mexicanas. Primeras imágenes Manzanillo, Colina #Sismo #earthquake #terremotomexico #Terremoto #ULTIMAHORA pic.twitter.com/A6Z7ZDLpcD— Mr Rabbit (@MrRabbitXX) September 19, 2022