A magnitude 7.6 earthquake has struck Mexico’s Pacific coast, setting off an earthquake alarm in the capital.
Magnitude 7.6 earthquake shakes Mexico
Buildings have shaken in Mexico City and residents of the capital ran into the streets after an earthquake struck western Mexico.
The US Geological Survey said the quake was registered at 7.6 magnitude and struck in the state of Michoacan at a depth of 15km, the US Geological Survey said.
There were no immediate reports of damage from the quake that hit at 1pm on Monday.
The US Tsunami Warning System said there was risk of a tsunami near the coast of Michoacan.