View of a street at the eastern area of Mexico City after a 8,2 earthquake on September 8, 2017. A powerful 8.2-magnitude earthquake rocked Mexico late Thursday, killing at least 16 people in what the president called the quake-prone country's biggest one in a century. / AFP PHOTO / ALFREDO ESTRELLA
The 8.2-magnitude earthquake in the previous week was only one of a series of major tremors that can be reported in the country. Investigators urge not to panic and insist that it can not be predicted when it will happen, but the history of tectonic plates ignites the warnings