Quake Strikes near Acapulco, Mexico

By: AP
By: AP

MEXICO CITY, Mexico (CNN) -- A strong quake measuring 6.0 in magnitude struck southwestern Mexico on Monday, and it was felt about 175 miles away in Mexico City, according to a CNN producer and the U.S. Geological Survey.

USGS measured the quake's epicenter in the state of Guerrero about 43 miles northeast of Acapulco. The preliminary magnitude is 6.0, but that could change.

CNN's Lonzo Cook said he felt the temblor in Mexico City.


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