A strong earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 5.7 has struck near the city of Pinotepa Nacional in the southwestern state of Oaxaca, with shaking felt as far away as Mexico City, seismologists and residents say. The earthquake, which struck at 3:50 p.m. local time on Monday,

was centered about 20 kilometers southeast of Pinotepa Nacional, according to Mexico’s seismological agency SSN. It said the earthquake struck at a shallow depth of 20 kilometers. READ MORE