A powerful 8.2-magnitude earthquake struck Mexico few hours ago. It has already killed five people but experts believe that this number is going to increase.
Earthquake and Tsunami?
“Based on all available data, widespread hazardous tsunami waves are forecast for some coasts. Tsunami waves reaching more than three meters above the tide level are possible along the coasts of Mexico”. the Pacific Tsunami Warning Center warned.
Experts believe that there can be a tsunami of more than 3 meters – 10 feet height. The quake hit offshore in the Pacific about 75 miles southwest of the town of Tres Picos. The earthquake hit 165km west of the state of Chiapas. It is the strongest earthquake to hit the country since 1985, according to the civil protection agency.
If you live nearby please spread the warning of tsunami. PASS IT ON