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Tuesday March 26, 2013

JUST IN:  Mexico City Under Evacuation Order, Buildings Sway on 5.94 Earthquake

JUST IN:  Mexico City Under Evacuation Order, Buildings Sway on 5.94 Earthquake

Photo: Mexico City Earthquake - Evacuation Ordered

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BREAKING NEWS:  Mexico City is evacuating all of its high-rise buildings as an earthquake alarm sounded.  There are thousands of people fleeing into the streets.  This is a developing story.

Early reports indicate a 5.94 magnitude earthquake occurred around 7:00 a.m. local time, 15 minutes later authorities sounded the earthquake alarm ordering the evacuations. 

Yesterday afternoon in Guatemala City, Guatemala a 6.2 magnitude earthquake that was 125 miles deep occurred.  The Mexico City building sway could be the result of that deep earthquake.

As of now there are no reports of damage or injury.