oaxaca de juárez - According to the latest data, the heavy earthquake on the west coast of Mexico has killed 26 dead. The authorities in the southern state of Oaxaca announced Friday that twenty people were killed, mainly in the place of Juchitán. In the neighboring state of Chiapas, which is also in the Pacific, four deaths have already been reported. Two states have been reported in the state of Tabasco.
The epicenter of the quake was almost 120 kilometers from the coast of Chiapas and neighboring Guatemala, according to Mexican media.
On the strength of the quake that was short before midnight, disagreement remained on Friday. Most media and experts eventually came to a force of 8. 2. It is therefore one of the six or seven heavy earthquakes that plagued the country with a force greater than 8. 0 since 1899. Four of those bevels were in the region of Chiapas and Oaxaca.