In Mexico, an earthquake of a magnitude of 5.9

© 2018 AFP / Frederick Florin a Seismograph. Archival photoIn Mexico, an earthquake of a magnitude of 5.9© 2018 AFP / Frederick Florin

The earthquake of a magnitude of 5.9 occurred in the state of Jalisco on the Western coast of Mexico, according to the national seismological service of the country.

According to seismologists, the epicenter of the quake was 90 kilometres South-West from the village of Cihuatlan (Cihuatlán) of the state of Jalisco, the depth of focus lies at a depth of 18 kilometers.

Coordinator of the civil protection service, Luis Felipe Puente on Twitter said that at this moment there are no signs of damage or information about the victims, the service intends to monitor the situation.

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