Earthquakes hit Mexico, Kamchatka coastChristian Fernsby ▼ | January 17, 2020
A 5.3 magnitude earthquake shook southern Mexico yestersday night, the national seismological survey said.
Earthquake Kamchatka coast
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There is no information about any victims or damages caused by the earthquake.
An earthquake with a magnitude 5.5 has been recorded in the Pacific Ocean off the Kamchatka coast in Russia's Far East, according to U.S. scientists and Russian officials.
State-run TASS news agency quoted the Russian Emergency Situations Ministry on January 17 as saying the quake's epicenter was 94 kilometers from Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky at a depth of 20 kilometers.
The earthquake was registered 4:31 a.m. local time.
The United States Geological Survey (USGS) also recorded the quake, initially measuring it 5.3 magnitude.
TASS said no injuries or damages have been reported. ■