Earthquake Strikes Northwest of Acapulco

A magnitude-7.5 earthquake hit central and southern Mexico today, Friday, April 18. According to ABC News, the quake hit northwest of Acapulco and could be felt as far aways as Mexico City, 164 miles away. According to the report, no immediate injuries or damages have been announced.

The earthquake shook for at least 30 seconds. "Buildings swayed as people fled high rises and took to the streets. Because of the Easter holiday, that city was less crowded than usual," ABC News says. 

Stay tuned to for further updates to this developing story.