Major earthquake of 7.4 magnitude hits southern Mexico :USGS

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Posted: Sep 19, 2017 2:31 PM

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - An earthquake of 7.4 magnitude hit southern Mexico on Tuesday, the U.S. Geological Survey said.

The quake hit 5 miles (8 km) southeast of Atencingo in the state of Puebla at a depth of 32 miles (51 km), USGS said.

(Reporting by Alistair Bell)