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Artificial Earthquake in Mexico After Hirving Lozano Scores a Goal Against Germany in FIFA World Cup 2018 — WATCH
his is a big win for the Latin American team and it also puts them in a good position to make it to the Round of 16. Mexico still have two matches to go, but the big one is out of the way.
Mexicans celebrating Hirving Lozano’s goal against Germany caused an artificial earthquake of 4.3 magnitude. The historic goal came in the 35th-minute of the match. Fans could not keep a lid over their emotions and that caused the minor quake. Mexico’s victory over a formidable Germany has to be one of the biggest victories in Mexican football history. Germany entered the FIFA World Cup 2018 as one of the front-runners to the title.
To understand it in detail, one has to look at the seismic graph. Two sensors inside the city detected the seismic event, according to SIMMSA, a branch of the area’s Institute of Geological and Atmospheric Research.
El #sismo detectado en la Ciudad de México se originó de manera artificial. Posiblemente por saltos masivos durante el Gol de la selección de #México en el mundial. Por lo menos dos sensores dentro de la Ciudad lo detectaron a las 11:32. pic.twitter.com/mACKesab3b
— SIMMSA (@SIMMSAmex) June 17, 2018
It may sound strange as such an incident has never occurred over any sport anywhere recorded. It also is a testament to how hugely popular the sport is.
Here are some videos that show how the Mexicans celebrated the Lozano goal.
Fun things to do in National City:
-Go to Highland and go crazy after Mexico’s dub pic.twitter.com/d4KC71zGhm
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This is a big win for the Latin American team and it also puts them in a good position to make it to the Round of 16. Mexico still have two matches to go, but the big one is out of the way.