An earthquake measuring 8.0 on the Richter Scale hits off Mexican coast on Friday morning the United States Geological Survey (USGS) reported . According to Government reports at least 5 killed, including 2 children in Tabasco state.
Following the quake, USGS added that Hazardous widespread tsunami waves were possible in Mexico, Guatemala, El Salvador, Costa Rica, Nicaragua, Panama, Honduras, and Ecuador.
Tremors were reportedly felt in Mexico City, causing people to feel shaking buildings. Several powerful aftershocks has also hit the area.
According to reports, strong earthquake had shaken Mexico's capital with people fleeing from buildings.
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