There are no reports of damages following the magnitude 5.8 earthquake that rattled the southern district of Oaxaca, Mexico late Saturday night. The United States Geological Survey said that the quake had a magnitude of 5.8 at its epicenter located 6 kilometers south of the town of Santo Domingo Zanatepec at a depth of about 60 miles. Residents said tremors were widely felt across the region, as far away as Mexico City, Guatemala, and Belize. There were reports of damage but there was no indication of serious injuries. Some buildings were evacuated as a precaution.

There was no threat of a tsunami. Folks on Ambergris Caye, Caye Caulker, and in Corozal, Orange Walk and the Cayo District reported to have felt the tremor.

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