2018 Oaxaca earthquake facts for kids
|Depth||24.6 km (15 mi)|
|Max. intensity||VII (Very strong)|
|Casualties||2 injured (direct) / 14 dead, 15 injured (indirect)|
On February 16, 2018, an earthquake with a magnitude 7.2 hit in southern Mexico. One report said that a military helicopter crashed near the earthquake. It's most likely that 14 people were killed, and that 15 people were hurt from the earthquake.
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