The volcanic eruption that occurred in Tonga was equivalent to 4 to 18 megatons of TNT. The shock wave took more than 7 hours to reach the Mexican coast. A suggestion is made to incorporate volcanic explosions into tsunami early warnings.
The purpose of the National Drill is to learn about precautionary measures and accident prevention as well as the capacity to react in the event of an emergency of this size.
Read why buildings with 10 to 20 levels are more appropriate and safe for regions like Colima, which, although highly seismic, have fairly hard soil.
A strong earthquake in Peru, Loreto was 8 degrees, according to the latest update of the IGP.