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Tsunami warning follows major Mexico quake

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A magnitude 7.6 earthquake struck near La Placita de Morelos in western Mexico, the US Geological Survey said on Monday. The quake, which struck in the state of Michoacan, was at a depth of 15 km (9.3 miles) USGS said. The US Tsunami Warning System said there was risk of a tsunami near the coast of Michoacan.