Flag

An official website of the United States government

Weather Alert: 5.8 Earthquake Near Chiautla de Tapia, Puebla
6 MINUTE READ
December 7, 2023

Weather Alert: 5.8 Earthquake Near Chiautla de Tapia, Puebla

 

Location: Puebla, Morelos, Tlaxcala, Estado de Mexico, and Mexico City

Event: The Mexican National Center for Disaster Prevention reported that a 5.8 magnitude earthquake occurred at 2:03 p.m. with epicenter 15.5 miles (25 kilometers) from Chiautla de Tapia, Puebla. The extent of damage is not yet known.

Actions to Take:

 

Assistance:

Contact Form

U.S. Embassy and Consulates in Mexico

From Mexico: (55) 8526 2561

From the United States:  1-844-528-6611

Department of State – Consular Affairs:  +1-888-407-4747 or +1-202-501-4444

 

Links:

Mexico International Travel information

U.S. Passports

Smart Traveler Enrollment Program (STEP)

Department of State on Facebook and X

U.S. Embassy in Mexico on Facebook and X