No Damage Reported In Oaxaca

A strong 7.6 magnitude earthquake has shaken buildings and downed cell phone lines in Oaxaca, Mexico, Reuters reports:

The quake was felt in Mexico City where buildings shook and office employees fled into the street, according to a Reuters witnesses. Cellphone lines were down and traffic snarled in the capital moments after the quake.

No damage was reported in Oaxaca, near where the quake hit, according to local television.

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