Mexico’s 2017 Tehuantepec quake suggests a new worry

https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2018/10/181025103348.htm

Last September’s magnitude 8.2 Tehuantepec earthquake happened deep, rupturing both mantle and crust, on the landward side of major subduction zone in the Pacific Ocean off Mexico’s far south coast. It’s unanticipated location suggests a potential new threat for Central America’s coastline.


Original Title: Mexico's 2017 Tehuantepec quake suggests a new worry
Full Text of the Original Article: https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2018/10/181025103348.htm