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Unusual quake rattles Mexico

Science Now - Thu 14 Sep 17

Race to rescue survivors from ruins of Mexico quake - Sat 9 Sep 17

Police, soldiers and emergency workers raced to rescue survivors from the ruins of Mexico's most powerful earthquake in a century, which killed at least 61 people, as storm Katia menaced the ...

Deadly Mexico earthquake had unusual cause

Nature News - Fri 8 Sep 17

US Geological Survey says tremor originated within Cocos Plate, not subduction zone.

Mexico's alert system plays its part as quake strikes - Fri 8 Sep 17

Sirens wailed across Mexico City late Thursday warning its estimated 20 million population of a rapidly approaching quake from the Pacific, the latest use of its effective early warning system.

Toll in Mexico quake rises to at least 32 - Fri 8 Sep 17

Mexico was severely jolted overnight by its most powerful earthquake in a century, which killed at least 32 people as it struck the Pacific coast, officials said Friday.

Mexico on tsunami alert after biggest earthquake in 85 years

Newscientist - Fri 8 Sep 17

The US Geological Survey reported the earthquake's magnitude as 8.1, making it the biggest earthquake in Mexico since 1932

Mexico Gets Hit from East and West

KQED Science - Fri 8 Sep 17

The death toll is rising from a massive earthquake off the coast of Mexico as Hurricane Katia bears down on the country’s Gulf coast. Katia is one of three hurricanes set to make landfall. ...

8.1 magnitude earthquake is one of the strongest to ever hit Mexico

Popular Science - Fri 8 Sep 17

Science And a hurricane may be on the way. A massive magnitude 8.1 earthquake struck Mexico just before midnight on Thursday.

Strongest Earthquake in a Century Strikes Mexico

Livescience - Fri 8 Sep 17

The strongest earthquake to hit Mexico in 100 years struck off the country's southern coast late Thursday night local time, killing at least five people and sending residents fleeing into the ...

Massive Earthquake Strikes Off Coast of Mexico, Triggers Tsunami Warnings

KQED Science - Fri 8 Sep 17

A powerful earthquake struck off the coast of the southeastern Mexican state of Chiapas late Thursday, triggering tsunami warnings and causing violent shaking that sent thousands of residents ...

Mexico City’s Earthquake Alert Worked. The Rest of the Country Wasn’t So Lucky

Wired Science - Fri 8 Sep 17

Mexico City's earthquake protections worked beautifully last night. When will the rest of the country have them, too?

8.0 magnitude quake reported off west coast of Mexico – Tsunami possible

Watts Up With That? - Fri 8 Sep 17

Still early, but here are the details we know from USGS: Magnitude 8.0 – 96km SW of Pijijiapan, Mexico Time 2017-09-08 04:49:17 (UTC) Location15.029°N 93.807°W Depth 35.0 km From ...